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MinION GridION PromethION Flongle
Adapting MinION and GridION for smaller, frequent, rapid tests and analyses

Adapting MinION and GridION for smaller, frequent, rapid tests and analyses

Cost effective

$90 per flow cell

Cost-efficient sequencing of smaller assays

Versatile

Compatible with all MinION and GridION devices

Up to 2.6 Gb*

Real-time sequencing data

* Theoretical max output when system is run for 16 hours at 400 bases / second. Outputs may vary according to library type, run conditions, etc.

Why Flongle?

Flongle

Flongle is an adapter for MinION or GridION that enables direct, real-time DNA sequencing, or cDNA sequencing on smaller, single-use flow cells.

Cost effective

Costing from just $90 per flow cell, Flongle is the quickest, most accessible solution for smaller tests and experiments.

Real-time data

Immediate access to data for rapid, actionable results.

On demand

Run single samples on demand instead of multiplexing.

Quality assessment

Rapidly assess sample quality prior to starting a larger sequencing experiment.

Specifications

Dimensions

  • Size: W 105, H 23, D 8 mm
  • Weight: 20 g

Read length

Nanopores read the length of DNA or cDNA presented to them — from short to ultra-long (longest >4 Mb)

Up to 2.6 Gb output*

  • Suitable for smaller assays
  • Multiplexing options available

* Theoretical max output when system is run for 16 hours at 400 bases / second. Outputs may vary according to library type, run conditions, etc.

Suitable applications include

  • Amplicons
  • Panels/targeted sequencing
  • Quality testing
  • Small sequencing tests

On demand

Sequence single samples on demand or barcode for even more cost-effective analyses

Included

Starter Packs from $1,460, including Flongle adapter and 12 flow cells

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Rapid, high-resolution HLA genotyping

Discover how Flongle supported two-field typing of 11 HLA loci in just 4 hours.

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Fast and cost-efficient enterovirus genotyping from clinical research samples

Researchers utilise Flongle and sample multiplexing to develop a rapid, low-cost assay for accurate enterovirus identification.

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Product documentation

MinION Mk1B Quick Start Guide

This Quick start guide contains everything you need to install your MinION Mk1B and to check that the device is ready for use.

218 KB PDF
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Flongle device specs

Flongle Adapter Technical Specification.

810 KB PDF
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MinION Mk1B IT requirements

This checklist represents the minimal requirements for installing the MinION in your institution.

670 KB PDF
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Safety and regulatory information

110.7 KB PDF
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