Craft Beer Testing
Craft beer brewing equipment

Quantabio Craft Beer Analysis

In the sophisticated and rapidly expanding craft beer market, delivering a consistently high-quality product is of utmost importance. That’s why you need to take bacterial and yeast contamination detection back into your own hands with the latest in biomolecular DNA detection.

Quantabio has teamed up with the experts at Midwest Microbio to provide on-site, real-time PCR testing for a new standard of quality assurance for your brewery. Combining our revolutionary qPCR platform with beer-specific assays from Midwest Microbio, it’s the most accurate, reliable, and cost-effective solution on the market today.

  • Accelerate testing turnaround time by 6x
  • Increase detection sensitivity by 10x
  • Reduce cost per sample by 20x
Workflow Solutions

Craft Beer

Beer Sample

DNA Extraction

RNA/ DNA Extraction


Craft Beer Testing Products

Quantabio’s PerfeCTa SYBR Green FastMix and Q qPCR cycler are used to amplify and detect common beer spoilers in combination with Midwest Microbio’s 20+ targeted assays. These assays combine to detect the “core four” craft beer contaminating offenders:

  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • Diastaticus
  • Dekkera/Brettanomyces
  • Hop-resistant bacteria
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A Cost-Effective Approach to Brewery qPCR

In this webinar, members of the Quantabio and Midwest Microbio teams discuss brewery-specific qPCR solutions, real-time data analysis, and how to reduce costs within your laboratory department.

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Detection Chemistry

Multiplexing (more than 3 targets)

Is gene-specific priming (GSP) required?

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  • Applied Biosystems 7500
  • Applied Biosystems 7500 Fast
  • Stratagene Mx3000P®
  • Stratagene Mx3005P™
  • Stratagene Mx4000™
  • Applied Biosystems ViiA 7
  • Applied Biosystems QuantStudio™
  • Agilent AriaMx
  • Douglas Scientific IntelliQube®
  • Applied Biosystems 5700
  • Applied Biosystems 7000
  • Applied Biosystems 7300
  • Applied Biosystems 7700
  • Applied Biosystems 7900
  • Applied Biosystems 7900HT
  • Applied Biosystems 7900 HT Fast
  • Applied Biosystems StepOne™
  • Applied Biosystems StepOnePlus™
  • Quantabio Q
  • BioRad CFX
  • Roche LightCycler 480
  • QIAGEN Rotor-Gene Q
  • Azure Cielo 6
  • Azure Cielo 3
  • Other
  • BioRad iCycler iQ™
  • BioRad MyiQ™
  • BioRad iQ™5

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