The Next Evolution in qPCR
CFX Opus is the newest real-time PCR system in our robust CFX Family. CFX Opus offers a number of new features:
- More uniform thermal performance
- Expanded connectivity — Wi-Fi, ethernet, and USB
- Cloud connectivity: use CFX Opus on our BR.io cloud platform or with desktop CFX Maestro software
- Network storage drive access for excellent data management
- Shuttle optical system yields consistent optical measurements across your sample plate
CFX Opus System Features
Click and drag the 3D model of the CFX Opus 96 System to explore the instrument. Click the orange targets for more information on key features
CFX Opus Installation Video
The video demonstrates the installation of the CFX Opus Real-Time PCR instrument.
Experience CFX Opus virtually in your own Lab with our iOS and Android App!
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CFX Maestro Software
Real-Time PCR Data Collection, Data Analysis, and Statistics for Your Desktop
Use this integrated software tool for setting up your experiment, selecting reference genes, performing statistical analyses, and charting your real-time PCR results to create high-resolution, publication-quality graphs.
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Service Plans and Validation Tools
Service plans are available for CFX Systems, thermal cyclers, and real-time PCR systems.
Bio-Rad Expert Care Service Program
Various service plans to keep your systems functioning optimally
Thermal Validation Services
Test temperature accuracy and uniformity
CFX System IQ/OQ Services
Certify system installation and validate system performance
CFX Qualification Plate
Quickly and easily verifies the performance of your CFX Real-Time PCR Detection Systems
Software and firmware for Bio-Rad thermal cyclers and real-time PCR systems are periodically updated. Download updates and instructions here »
CFX Opus Cloud Connectivity: BR.io
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The CFX Opus System seamlessly integrates with Bio-Rad's new cloud platform, BR.io, enabling you to get the most out of your instrument and minimize time at the bench. BR.io can be accessed from any internet connection using a Safari or Chrome web browser, and there is no software installation required.
BR.io cloud connectivity eliminates the need for a dedicated computer connected to the instrument and provides new capabilities.
Remotely set up CFX Opus runs, and start directly from the instrument
Monitor instruments and run progress remotely
Automatically transfer and store data in the cloud
Access and analyze data from anywhere
CFX Opus System Brochure
An orientation to our new CFX Opus 96 and CFX Opus 384 System features including details on our extended connectivity and usability as well as technical functions.
Highlights product features for our customers in discovery and development research across academia and other settings.
Highlights product features for our customers in controlled and regulated environments like bioprocessing and quality control.
PCR & qPCR Reagents Selector
A selector to help find the right reagents for your needs. Filter by application, technique, detection chemistry, or product-specific features to easily compare reagents.
PrimePCR PCR Primers, Assays & Arrays
Experimentally validated PCR primer and probe assays for gene expression, copy number variation, and mutation detection analysis for real-time PCR and Droplet Digital PCR.
PCR Plastics Selector
Find the the most compatible plates, tubes, seals, and accessories for your instruments using our interactive PCR plastics selector.
Nucleic Acid Sample Preparation
View our line of kits and reagents for the extraction of nucleic acids from a variety of starting materials.
SEQuoia Complete Stranded RNA Library Prep Kit
A high-performance RNA-Seq kit that captures long and short RNAs in a single library.