nCounter® Elements™ TagSets

nCounter® Elements™ TagSets are currently registered with the USFDA as a General Purpose Reagent (GPR). nCounter Elements TagSets enable analysis with color-coded molecular barcodes that facilitate detection and quantitation of RNA and DNA targets by hybridizing to target-specific oligonucleotide probes that can be purchased from an oligo supplier. They are ideal for a range of applications requiring efficient, quantitation of tens to hundreds of target molecules across a sample set. This unique chemistry generates high-quality results from challenging sample types, such as FFPE tissue or crude cell lysates.

  • Amplification-free digital counting of nucleic acids
  • Compatible with FFPE, crude cell lysates, and cell lines
  • Multiplex up to 216 custom targets per sample in a single tube

Level of MultiplexingUp to 216 targets per sample
Input Material
  • RNA
    50-100 ng RNA (no amplification)
  • DNA
    300 ng DNA
Sample Type(s)FFPE, crude cell lysates, cell lines

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Product Description
Unit Size
nCounter Elements TagSetsTagSets for 12 reactions;
includes ERCCs
12 Tags

24 Tags
36 Tags
48 Tags

60 Tags
72 Tags
84 Tags
96 Tags
144 Tags
192 Tags
nCounter Elements Extension TagSets TagSets for 12 reactions; no ERCCs
12 Tags
24 Tags

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