RAZOR® Reagent Kits
BioFire offers ready-to-use, freeze-dried reagent pouches for the detection and identification of pathogens and biothreat agents. Each test kit is optimized and validated for BioFire’s RAZOR EX instruments and has been manufactured under our cGMP quality system. Each pouch kit contains all of the items necessary for sampling, sample preparation and real-time PCR in a simple, convenient format. For the first time, public health labs, research labs, and first responders have the ability to obtain reference laboratory, quality results in a wide variety of field conditions.
Benefits of our Pre-loaded Assay Pouches
Our freeze-dried reagents provide incredible benefits to those seeking fast results and unparalleled accuracy.
Sample Collection and Preparation
The RAZOR Prep Kits include all of the items needed for collecting liquid and dry samples as well as all of the tools for loading the pouch. Our unique kit combines sample collection and preparation all in one compact package.
Included in the RAZOR Prep Kit are:
We offer a variety of preformatted detection kits that test everything from anthrax to salmonella. The RAZOR Pouches come in the following formats:
11+1 Well Format
This format allows testing for 11 targets from one sample. The Ten 10 Target Screen Kit is designed with this format:
4×3 Well Format
This format allows testing for three targets from two different samples. The following kits are designed with this format: RAZOR Training Pouch, RAZOR Yeast Kit, RAZOR BA3 Target Kit, RAZOR Food Screen 3 Target Kit and RAZOR Water Screen 3 Target Kit.
BioFire offers several different training pouches for keeping current with your RAZOR EX or RAZOR instruments. Training kits contain all items that come in standard assay pouch kits. Training pouches are available in 11+1 or 4×3 formats allowing for training applicable to real-world scenarios.
RAZOR Training Pouch (color dyes) and Sample Prep Kit
A 4×3 formatted pouch loaded with color dyes provides training on pouch loading procedures. With the color dyes, you receive instant feedback on loading techniques, for example, ensuring air bubbles are not loaded into the pouch. Note: the color dyes will not amplify on the RAZOR EX or RAZOR instrument.
RAZOR Simulant Training Pouch (The 10®) and Sample Prep Kit
A 11+1 formatted pouch that mimics the format of The Ten® Target Screen. A yeast and a BG assay allow you to train in a real-world scenario from sampling, pouch loading to running a RAZOR EX or RAZOR instrument complete with data analysis.
RAZOR Yeast Kitand Sample Prep Kit
A 4×3 formatted pouch that mimics the format of the BA3, Food Screen and Water Screen Pouches. A yeast assay allows you to train in a real-world scenario from sampling, pouch loading to running a RAZOR EX or RAZOR instrument complete with data analysis.