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Nucleic acid extraction system
Industry type:Health and precision instrument
Product model number:Maelstrom 8 Autostage
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We develop new technology for mixing magnetic beads. Maelstrom 8 Autostage is the smallest automated nucleic acid extraction system in the market. With Intuitive user interface and simple operation it can help you accomplish various applications of magnetic beads and provides a walk-away solution for nucleic acid and protein purification. In contrast to conventional pipetting and up-and-down plunging magnetic bead handlers, our patented technology enables higher mixing efficiency, larger processing volume, and avoidance of aerosol cross-contamination.

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Taiwan Advanced Nanotech Inc (TANBead) is an innovative provider for automated magnetic bead application. Our expertise in automation, buffer optimization and magnetic bead modification supports advancing research and molecular diagnostics. TANBead's instruments and reagents are chosen by leading molecular diagnostic manufacturers. TANBead places highest priority on product quality. Our quality management systems are compliant to GMP and ISO13485.


Taiwan Advanced Nanotech (TANBead) is an innovative solution provider for automated nucleic acid extraction. We develop new mixing technology that improves mixing of magnetic beads, and at the same time increases processing volume. The technology exceeds the limitation of conventional automated nucleic acid extraction. To promote our products, we use Maelstrom to name the product series. Maelstrom, a Scandinavian word denoting whirlpool, communicates the core concept of our patented technology and innovative feature of our brand.