Platforms and Capabilities

Application Methods Platform / Technology
Gene Expression Profiling qPCR & RT-qPCR
Digital Color Barcodes (multiplex)
Fluidigm Biomark
Nanostring nCounter
DNA Mutation Detection and Analysis Next Generation Sequencing
Sanger Sequencing
Allele Specific-PCR
Digital PCR
Ion Torrent PGM and PGM Dx
Ion Torrent S5
Illumina HiSeq
ABI 3730xl
Structural Variation Detection and Analysis (CNV, Fusions and Translocations) Next Generation Sequencing Ion Torrent PGM and PGM DX
Ion Torrent S5 Illumina HiSeq
Liquid Biopsy/ctDNA Next Generation Sequencing Digital PCR Ion Torrent PGM
Illumina HiSeq
Fluidigm Juno and Biomark
Cynvenio Liquid Biospsy Platform
DNA / RNA Extraction Manual and Automated Qiagen QIAcube
Fluidigm FFPE

Next Generation Sequencing

Sirona Dx offers Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), using the Ion Proton and Ion PGM systems from Thermo Fisher Scientific

Capillary Electrophoresis

Sirona Dx Clinical Laboratories is an independent CLIA certified lab for capillary electrophoresis and utilizes the U.S. Food and Drug Administration-3500xl Dx Sanger sequencing platform to detect and identify fluorescence-labeled DNA

Quantitative Real-Time PCR

Sirona Dx Clinical Laboratories provides accurate measurements of nucleic acid concentrations using quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR) in real time, utilizing the most advanced Quant Studio instrumentation.


Using Luminex's flexible xMAP platforming technology, our Clinical Laboratories offers a variety of assay techniques. With its open architecture, Luminex provides for quick and accurate analysis.