Completed first full run on 100% battery power. The last 30mins was in my Jeep on the highway and all worked perfectly.

EDP Biotech

Truly mobile RT-PCR and isothermal testing

Download the iPhone app to see how it works.


Lib16 with app@1920x


A truly hand-held qPCR device


Operates for up to three hours on re-chargeable battery power


Bluetooth connectivity to a native iPhone app for access to test results


Gold-standard results in less than 20 minutes

Costly instruments for real-time PCR analysis often stand in the way of equitable access for under resourced communities and countries and sustainability of testing systems

Dr Anne Wyllie, Yale School of Public Health (on why they partnered with Ubiquitome)

Liberty16 and SalivaDirect

Easier and more accessible testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)

Ubiquitome has partnered with the Yale School of Public Health to enhance public access to COVID-19 testing, with United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) emergency use authorization (EUA) of the combination of SalivaDirect™ with Ubiquitome’s Liberty16 mobile real time-PCR.

Liberty16 and Isothermal

Supporting faster testing for SARS-CoV-2

Isothermal amplification of the SARS-CoV-2 gene via LAMP technology with positive results in as little as 10 mins.

Product overview

The Liberty16

Block Format 16 wells
Thermal system Peltier-based system
Consumables Industry standard 8 strip PCR tube and caps
Sample volume 10μl to 40μl
Average ramp rate 2.3°C/sec
Ambient operation 10°C – 40°C
Calibrated dyes SYBR Green, FAM
Data collection Data collected for all wells
Battery Internal - rechargeable lithium ion


Outside dimensions Length closed: 21.2 cm (8.35 inches)
Width: 11 cm (4.33 inches)
Height: 11.5 cm (4.53 inches)
Outside dimensions 3.2 kg (7.05 lb)


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