Nucleic Acid Chemistry (NAC) synthesis reagents and instruments

When building your oligos choose the best reagents and instruments for the job.

LGC, Biosearch Technologies is proud to offer a fully-supported oligo synthesis solution with its Nucleic Acid Chemistry product portfolio. We have brought together all the great products offered from well-known entities, such as Biosearch Technologies, LINK, Berry & Associates, Prime Synthesis and BioAutomation, to provide you with a convenient and single point of contact to meet all your oligo synthesis needs.


Biosearch Technologies

With a long history established providing specialised oligonucleotides for qPCR, cGMP oligos for molecular diagnostics, Biosearch reagents form a key part of our NAC portfolio. Biosearch Technologies is the inventor of BHQ™, Cal Fluor™ and Quasar™ dyes, enabling multiplex qPCR, a key technology for the world’s leading molecular diagnostic companies. Black hole quenchers (BHQ™) are the gold standard of fluorescence quenching and one of the most referenced quenchers in peer reviewed journals.

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With over 30 years’ history in manufacturing exceptional quality products for nucleotide chemistry and offering a service to match, LINK has become synonymous with excellence. We are able to offer a wide range of products from solid supports, through modified phosphoramidites to conjugation reagents and spacers modifiers.

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Berry & Associates

With a particular specialism in manufacturing modified phosphoramidites stretching back over 30 years, Berry offers over 200 products for oligonucleotide synthesis, including a wide selection of nucleosides, carbohydrates and fluorescent markers. Berry is also your destination choice for the range of BlackBerry™ Quenchers (BBQ™) and Click-Easy™ click chemistry products.

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Prime Synthesis

Since the initial involvement in providing DNA synthesis columns to support the Human Genome Project, Prime has become a market leader of controlled pore glass (CPG) supports for oligonucleotide synthesis. Now a strategic partner to many leading oligo therapeutic companies and oligo CMOs, Prime products continues to lead the way with innovation in solid supports.

Our Prime products are available as part of Biosearch product catalogue offering. Until such time as these are available via the online shopping cart, please contact our Customer Service team via



With over 20 years’ experience in the industry, BioAutomation is the manufacturer of the renowned MerMade oligo synthesiser range. We offer synthesiser solutions at a range of configurations, whether you are after high throughput, desktop convenience or application flexibility, we have a range of products to meet your needs. Backed by our excellent customer service and technical support we are able to provide a tailored, supported solution for your needs. The BioAutomation instrument line is complemented by easy to order reagents, covering the common requirements for oligo synthesis, including solid support columns, unmodified and modified bases, and ancillary liquid reagents.

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