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Nucleic Acid Extraction System 

EMAG® offers efficient and flexible extraction to manage both routine and challenging customer needs, supported by a committed and skilled team at bioMérieux.


Disclaimer: Product availability varies by country. Please consult your local bioMérieux representative for product availability in your country.

System Overview

The Power of Truly Flexible Automation

EMAG® is a fully automated extraction platform for total nucleic acid purification from various clinical samples. With minimal hands-on time and a single standardized workflow, EMAG® helps maximize laboratory productivity.

Unmatched flexibility

  • 2 independent sections of 24 samples each
  • 1 set of reagents and 1 unique disposable design
  • Various input/output tubes and compatibility with many matrices

Increased Workflow Efficiency

  • 48 eluates in 98 minutes
  • 10 minutes hands-on-time
  • 5 predefined workflows

Confidence and Peace of Mind

  • With 250 publications written over the last 15 years for easyMAG® and EMAG® on the different kind of molecular assays and third-party molecular companies claim our extraction capabilities with their molecular assays
  • Simplified mechanics and limited moving parts
  • 5 safety parts preventing contamination
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Step 1

Create Test Request

  • Enter sample ID
  • Select sample matrix
  • Select extraction method

Step 2

Load Samples and Reagents

  • Load sample primary tubes
  • Load specific reagents (silica & internal controls)
  • Load output tubes
  • Automated ID recognition during loading

Step 3

Load System

  • Load EMAG® tips
  • Insert sample vessels and aspiration tips
  • Effortless Setup: one disposable and one consumable only

Step 4

Start the Run

Reagents & Consumables

Product NameReference
NUCLISENS® easyMAG® Extraction Buffer 1Ref. 280130
NUCLISENS® easyMAG® Extraction Buffer 2Ref. 280131
NUCLISENS® easyMAG® Extraction Buffer 3Ref. 280132
NUCLISENS® easyMAG® Magnetic SilicaRef. 280133
NUCLISENS® easyMAG® Lysis BufferRef. 280134
NUCLISENS® easyMAG® Disposable
Ref. 280135
EMAG® TIPS 1000µlRef. 418922

Services & Support

When you invest in bringing bioMérieux instrumentation into your lab, you will also discover our best-in-class service and support solutions:

  • Comprehensive service offer
  • Easy implementation & instrument use
  • Support by an acknowledged and high-quality service network: skilled field engineers, application, & IT experts
  • High level of responsiveness (hotline experts or onsite intervention)

System Services

Systems are a major investment for your lab. Night and day, you depend on them to help you provide clinicians with fast, reliable results for better patient care. With System Services from bioMérieux: maximize routine lab workflow, cover increased productivity needs, and deliver high quality patient results confidently and continuously.

Specs & Resources

Technical Specifications

DimensionsBenchtop Format: H 111 cm x W 142 cm x D 80 cm
Cabinet Format:  H 181 cm x W 142 cm x D 80 cm
Weight Benchtop Format: 265 Kg
Cabinet Format: 330 Kg
Sample Number1 to 48 reactions per run
Sample Volume10µl to 1000µl per sample
Elution Volume25µl to 200µl (5µl increment)
Run TimeAverage of 98 minutes for 48 samples
LIS ConnectivityYes
UV LampYes
HEPA FilterYes
IVD ComplianceCE marked according to IVD regulation 2017/746


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