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The Future in Your Palm

At the leading edge of the PCR innovation, Ahram Biosystems proudly presents the Palm PCR™ S1 & S1e, an Ultra-fast Real-time PCR system. This state-of-the-art mobile instrument allows you to instantly complete your real-time PCR tests anywhere, anytime with no limitations in environment, electricity and communication. With the essence of innovation in your Palm, you now have complete access to the future of biotechnology.

The Palm PCR™ S1 & S1e system can deliver your multiplex real-time PCR results in less than 15 minutes with high sensitivity and accuracy, even at a single copy target concentration. Powered by the revolutionary convection PCR technology, this compact real-time PCR instrument allows you to reach unprecedented ultra-fast PCR speed, as fast as18 seconds per cycle. With a maximum of six real-time channels available, the full capacity of real-time multiplexing can be attained with no signicant crosstalk, securing ultimate sensitivity and specicity.

The Palm PCR™ S1 & S1e system features a stand-alone, fully mobile instrument. Completed in a small compact design, this mobile device is powered by a rechargeable Li+ ion battery that enables more than 4 hours of continuous PCR operation per single charge of the battery and is operable at ambient temperature as high as 35°C. Added to this innovation are the complete stand-alone capabilities, including a tablet PC and a wide touch screen user-interface enclosed, as well as limitless access to communication connections including USB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and LAN.

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Real-time channels:

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Operation temperature:


Portability (option):


Max. 6 (5 for S1 and 3 for S1e)

As fast as 9 min/30-cycles

Down to single copy

Over 400 tests/8-hours

19.5 cm x 17.7 cm x 17.9 cm

3.0 kg (3.8 kg including a battery)

Up to 35°C

USB, Wi-Fi, and LAN

≥ 4 hours continuous PCR operation per single charge of a battery

Ultra-Fast & Multiplexing

Fully Mobile


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Ultra-Fast Modular Diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2

PalmTaq™ Express with the highest speed and eciency. Ahram Biosystems oers a full range of ultra-fast real-time PCR reagents, including PalmTaq™ Express Taq polymerase as well as PalmScript™ Express reverse transcriptase.

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