FTA Cards Used With Virtually Any Sample Type
M13 Plaques...and more
FTA Purification Reagent, 500mL
FTA Classic card
FTA Indicating FTA Classic card
FTA Micro card
Indicating FTA Micro card
FTA Mini card
Indicating FTA Mini card
Whatman FTA PlantSaver card
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Whatman FTA Technology
Collect, Transport, Archive and Isolate Nucleic Acids - All at Room Temperature.
FTA Cards utilize patented Whatman FTA Technology that simplifies the handling and processing of nucleic acids.
FTA Cards contain chemicals that lyse cells, denature proteins and protect nucleic acids from nucleases, oxidation and UV damage. FTA Cards rapidly inactivate organisms, including blood-
borne pathogens, and prevent the growth of bacteria and other micro organisms. Try FTA, and you’ll soon find it’s an indispensable part of your DNA toolbox. US Patent Nos. 5496562,
5756126, 5807527, 5972386, 5985327 and other patents pending.
Features and benefits
Capture nucleic acid in one easy step
Captured nucleic acid is ready for downstream applications in less than 30 minutes
Nucleic acids collected on FTA Cards are stable for years at room temperature
FTA Cards are stored at room temperature before and after sample application, reducing
the need for laboratory freezers
Suitable for virtually any cell type
Indicating FTA Cards change colour upon sample application to facilitate handling of
FTA Cards are available in a variety of configurations to meet application requirements
Custom configurations are available on request
Food and Agriculture Testing