Pierceable Foil Heat Seal #1814040


Package of 100 pierceable foil heat seals.

The pierceable foil heat seal provides a secure sealing option for standard and Droplet Digital PCR applications. This easily pierceable aluminum film enables sample retrieval from select wells. Microplates with pierced seals can be resealed with another pierceable foil heat seal on top.

Key Features and Benefits

  • Compatible with Droplet Digital PCR — independently validated in the QX100 Droplet Digital PCR System workflow
  • Fully validated — minimal sample evaporation when used with the PX1 PCR Plate Sealer
  • Solvent resistant — helps prevent seal breakdown when reagents containing high DMSO concentrations are used
  • User friendly — colored stripe clearly identifies sealing surface

Additional Details

Bio-Rad's Heat Sealing Films and Foils

Bio-Rad offers several heat sealing films and foils, each of which is optimal for specific PCR applications.

Heat Seal Application
Optically clear heat seal Best suited for thermal cycling and real-time PCR applications when a clear, peelable seal is desired
Permanent clear heat seal Provides the strongest heat sealing option and is ideal for thermal cycling experiments where seals do not need to be removed
Pierceable foil heat seal Ideal for thermal cycling and workflows requiring a pierceable seal, such as Droplet Digital PCR applications
Peelable foil heat seal Best for thermal cycling and sample storage
Find out more about the specific features and specifications for each of the heat sealing films and foils.