News and Events

Prix SVC Ostschweiz


On March 06, 2014, the well-acknowledged entrepreneur price “Prix SVC Ostschweiz” has been awarded for the 6th time, with Microsynth being one of 6 finalists. Click here to obtain more information about the prize giving ceremony. 


If you want to see the short movie about Microsynth (~5 minutes, German language only) which was produced on occasion of this event, please click here.

Fast & Cost-effective MiSeq Illumina Sequencing of Bacterial Genomes

The MiSeq System is the perfect technology for fast and cost-effective sequencing of bacterial genomes. Microsynth can offer you a scalable and straightforward next generation sequencing service with short turnover times for attractive prices. An essential part of our full service is a conclusive bioinformatics evaluation. Please click here to obtain more information and to see some project examples including pricing.

Microsynth Merges with Seqlab


Microsynth AG is pleased to announce that it has recently merged with Seqlab GmbH. Please click here  for full text information

Late-Breaking: Cost-effective Multiplex PCR Kit for Distinguishing Horse and Beef!


For several years Microsynth is producing food PCR kits which have been developed and validated by the Zurich Cantonal Laboratory (Dr. Rene Köppel). Our multiplex Real-Time PCR kit “AllHorse” allows you to simultaneously detect meat from horse, beef, pork and sheep.


Please click here for more information or
just contact Dr. Vital Wohlgensinger
(+41-71-726 12 50).

New Low-scale Probes (FAM-TAMRA and FAM-BHQ-1) from Microsynth


Microsynth is pleased to announce the introduction of low-scale TaqMan probes for the most prominent dye-quencher pairs. Its main characteristics can be summarized as follows:


•   Dye-quencher options: FAM-TAMRA and

•   Synthesis Scale: 0.04 µmol

•   Purification: Thorough HPLC


•   Guaranteed delivery yield: ≥1 OD
     (5 nmol)

•   Production time: 3 working days

•   Low price incl. free design service!


You want to know your price, need help or want to discuss your application with our qPCR experts? Then please contact us at

Metagenomic Complete Service


DNA Extraction -> PCR Amplification ->
454 Sequencing -> Bioinformatics Analysis


Interested to obtain more information? Then please click on "Read More" and you will be transferred to the NGS application part of our website. Under "Related Downloads" you will find two documents describing in more detail how you can benefit from our service and know-how in the area of metagenomics.


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