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SeqPlex RNA Amplification Kit

For use with high throughput sequencing technologies

WGA kit, Whole transcriptome amplification

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whole genome amplification: suitable

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General description

The SeqPlex RNA Amplification Kit for whole transcriptome amplification (WTA) is designed to facilitate next-generation sequencing (NGS) from small quantities or from degraded/highly fragmented RNA (e.g. RNA from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue samples). The SeqPlex kit allows the user to pre-amplify these and other small quantity/highly fragmented RNA samples for input into a NGS workflow. It also facilitates the amplification of non-polyA tailed RNA isolated from tissue, cultured cells, formalin-fixed samples, or serum while maintaining patterns of differential expression found in the unamplified sample.


SeqPlex RNA Amplification Kit has been used to amplify poly(A)-selected RNA.

Features and Benefits

  • Low quantities of total RNA random priming technology amplifies fragmented or intact RNA from all sources including FFPE and RIP.
  • Semi-degenerate library primer design for more complete transcriptome coverage and efficient priming.
  • No need to fragment DNA before sequencing.
  • Amplifies ds-cDNA in 8 hours or less.
  • Compatible with all next generation sequencing platforms except Pacific Bioscience.

Other Notes

SEQR-500RXN is manufactured on-demand. Contact us for more information.

Legal Information

SeqPlex is a trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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SEQR - SeqPlex RNA Amplification Kit Protocol

The SeqPlex RNA Amplification kit provides a method for amplification of total RNA or isolated mRNA prior to entry into the workflows of the commonly used deep sequencing platforms.

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