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Assay Design & Confirmation Services

Since 2003, Fluoresentric’s (now XCR Diagnostics’) custom assay design and confirmation services have delivered over 1,000 PCR assays for genetic testing entities including: government, biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical, clinical diagnostic, veterinary diagnostic, and food manufacturing organizations.
Today, XCR Diagnostics leverages Fluoresentric's extensive experience, utilizing its award winning proprietary nucleic acid amplification chemistry, Xtreme Chain Reaction (XCR® ) to custom design your target of choice optimized on your existing PCR instruments.
XCR® assays have been optimized on the following PCR instruments:
  • 3M Integrated Cycler
  • Roche Light Cycler 2.0
  • Roche Light Cycler 480
  • Applied Biosystems StepOne
  • Bio-Rad CFX96
  • Cepheid SmartCycler l
  • Roche Light Cycler 96
  • Roche Light Cycler 1.2
  • Applied Biosystems 7500 Fast
  • Qiagen Roto-Gene Q 5plex HRM
  • DxNA Genestat
  • Cepheid SmartCycler ll
Confirmation Services include:
  • Sequences of primers designed to meet your assay needs
  • Sequence(s) of the fluorescent probe(s)
  • Oligonucleotide sequence(s) BLAST data to demonstrate design specificity
  • Oligonucleotide alignment on target template
  • Amplification protocol (thermal cycling and buffer conditions)
  • Optimized to your instrument of choice
  • Test kits provided for validation
Contact Us if you would like to work with us on a custom assay design.