PCR Reagents & qPCR Reagents

New ProductIntroducing the PTC Tempo Thermal Cycler

Take your PCR to the next level with modern instrument control.

Our PCR reagents and kits feature advanced enzyme technology and buffer formulations for reliable amplification, robust reverse transcription, and high-quality real-time PCR data. Use the PCR Reagents Selector to quickly find the best reagents for your application.

PCR and qPCR Reagents


PCR/qPCR Reagents Selector

Not sure which reagents are the best for your PCR or qPCR experiment? Use our interactive selection tool to find the right products for your needs. Filter by application, technique, detection chemistry, or product-specific features to easily compare reagents.

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NEW PRODUCTCustomizable PCR Plastics and Reagents​

Accelerate your journey from concept to market with our high-quality PCR products.

NEW ProductReliance Select cDNA Synthesis Kit

Trust the Reliance Select Kit for sensitive reverse transcription in as little as 10 minutes, even with difficult samples.

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Understanding Real-Time PCR

This interactive tutorial provides an introduction to real-time PCR basics: why it’s important, what situations are best applications for real-time PCR, and what types of data you can obtain.



Applications & Technologies

  • qPCR Real-Time PCR Reagents

    qPCR/Real-Time PCR Reagents

    Guidelines for selecting the appropriate reagents for your real-time PCR-based application

  • What is Gene Expression Analysis

    What is Gene Expression Analysis?

    An introduction to gene regulation mechanisms, methods for gene expression profiling, and quantitation techniques including real-time PCR

  • Real-Time PCR Doctor

    Real-Time PCR Doctor

    Having trouble with real-time PCR experiments? The Real-Time PCR Doctor can help you diagnose and correct common qPCR problems

Related Products

  • Real-Time PCR Detection Systems

    Real-Time PCR Detection Systems

    An automation-compatible, gradient-enabled thermal cycler with interchangeable optical reaction modules for singleplex or multiplex real-time PCR

  • Thermal Cyclers for PCR

    Thermal Cyclers for PCR

    Personal units and flexible modular thermal cyclers provide low- to high-throughput capabilities for all your PCR amplification needs

  • PCR Plastic Consumables

    PCR Plastic Consumables

    A large selection of thin-wall polypropylene PCR tubes, PCR plates, seals, and accessories precisely manufactured for various PCR applications

  • PX1 PCR Plate Sealer

    PX1 PCR Plate Sealer

    Efficiently seals microplates for PCR amplification to deliver reliable data by minimizing sample evaporation during thermal cycling

  • Nucleic Acid Extraction and Purification

    Nucleic Acid Extraction and Purification

    Small- and large-scale kits and reagents for fast and effective extraction and purification of PCR products, DNA, and RNA from diverse sample matrices

  • CFX Qualification Plate

    CFX Qualification Plate

    Use the predispensed CFX Qualification Plate to quickly and easily verify the performance of any Bio-Rad CFX Real-Time PCR Detection System