ISO/CD 21085
Biotechnology — General requirements for the measurement of ultra-low concentration samples of target nucleic acid sequences
Reference number
ISO/CD 21085
Edition 1
Committee Draft
ISO/CD 21085
A draft is being reviewed by the committee.


This document specifies considerations and requirements for handling, measuring, and storing ultra-low concentrations of target nucleic acid sequences, i.e., concentrations corresponding to copy numbers that are significantly affected by Poisson distribution. This document is applicable to nucleic acid amplification methods (qPCR, dPCR, isothermal amplification and NGS). This document can be used in molecular biology laboratories. It can also be used in laboratories following ISO/IEC 17025.

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