We specialise in the design, development and manufacture of multiplex Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) and qPCR kits, panels and reagents. With over 30 years of molecular biology product development experience, we are experts at creating simple to use, complete NGS and qPCR kits with all the components necessary for fast and accurate detection on any platform. Let us help you to detect more.

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A quick and easy NGS Library prep kit for 16S rRNA sequencing

Power through long transcripts, high GC content & ultra low error rates

Simple to use kit for checking your NGS library quantity and quality before you sequence it

Fast and easy removal or PCR artefacts and contaminants in NGS Libraries

A high performance MasterMix built especially for Amplicon based NGS Library prep

NGS Learning Zone

The best place to learn about Next Generation Sequencing.

At YouSeq, we are aware that Next Generation Sequencing is a large, complex subject. We’re determined to simplify it.

We built the NGS learning zone as a place with high quality, easy to understand material to help you understand the subject.

New to NGS? The following videos cover the basics of Next Generation Sequencing.

The basics of all NGS workflows
The basics of NGS explained quickly and clearly

Adapters and indexes
A simple explanation of what adapters are and what they do in NGS

Bioinformatics and Data Analysis
A simple look at the world of data analysis and Bioinformatics

Whole genome, Exome or targeted sequencing
A quick and easy explanation of the main categories and applications of Next Generation Sequencing

NGS Library Prep methods
Why are there so many different NGS Library prep methods?

Bit of an expert? Learn more about NGS with some more detail.

Illumina Sequencing by Synthesis (SBS) explained
This video, produced by Illumina, gives an excellent animated explanation of how the Illumina SBS technology works.

Ion Torrent™ next-gen sequencing technology
Next-generation sequencing (NGS) utilizes massively parallel sequencing to generate thousands of megabases of sequence information per day…

Genomics and Personalised Medicine
The 100,000 Genomes Project is transforming the NHS and enabling personalised medicine for patients, now and in the future.

Youseq FAQs

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Research Solutions for Coronavirus – YouSeq

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COVID-19 Research Products (Proteins, Antibodies, ELISA and cDNA)

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