Biomeme SARS-CoV-2 Starter Kit

SKU: 3000566


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The Biomeme SARS-CoV-2 Starter Kit is a turnkey solution that can be used to detect the RNA of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), also known as "2019-nCoV" or "Wuhan coronavirus." Two RNA targets for the novel coronavirus are multiplexed together with Biomeme's process control assay for RNA extraction and RT-PCR (MS2). Assay targets include:

  • SARS-CoV-2-Orf1ab gene
  • SARS-CoV-2-Spike gene
  • RNA Process Control (RNA extraction and RT-PCR control utilizing MS2 bacteriophage)

Our Starter Kits come in 2 different form factors for you to choose from:

  • Go-Strips (96 rxns per order)
  • Bulk Vials (~130 rxns per order)

All Starter Kits include everything you would need to collect and prepare your sample through interpreting results:

  • Nasopharyngeal Swabs
  • DNA/RNA Preservation Buffer in Tubes (3 mL)
  • 200 µL Pipettes
  • Sample Prep Tray
  • M1 Sample Prep Cartridge Kit for RNA 2.0
  • 2 mL Purified Sample Tubes
  • Fixed Volume Pipette (10 or 20 µL)
  • Boxes of Pipette Tips
  • Franklin™ three9 Thermocycler
  • Android Smartphone w/ Biomeme Go Mobile App
  • Biomeme Cloud Software

In addition to the kit components above, Go-Strips Starter Kits include:

  • SARS-CoV-2 Go-Strips (enough for 96 rxns) w/ Void Filling Caps
  • Biomeme's RNA Process Control (RPC)

Whereas, Bulk Vial Starter Kits include:

  • SARS-CoV-2 Bulk Vials (enough for ~130 rxns)
  • DNase/RNase Free Molecular Grade Water
  • 1 mL Transfer Pipettes
  • Empty Go-Strips w/ Void Filling Caps
  • Biomeme's RNA Process Control (RPC)

Should you already own a Biomeme or third party thermocycler, check out our SARS-CoV-2 Test Kit Only solution. If you plan to use a third party sample prep solution too, you may be interested in our SARS-CoV-2 Tests only.