DNA Testing Station

Solicitation number 5K003-200677/A

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Closing date and time 2021/03/04 15:00 EST

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    Nature of Requirements: 
    DNA Testing Station
    Marsland, Rina
    Telephone No. - (306) 241-5742 
    Fax No. - (418) 566-6167 
    This amendment is issued for Solicitation Number 5K003-200677/A to respond to supplier questions and amend the solicitation closing date from February 23, 2021 to March 4, 2021.
    The Canadian Grain Commissions (CGC) Grain Research Laboratory has a requirement for the supply, delivery, installation and training for one (1) deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and ribonucleic acid (RNA) quality control (QC) system, including required software for CGC supplied computer.
    CGC requires a quality control analysis instrument that must analyze size, quantity, and integrity measurements or equivalents for RNA (RIN or RINe) and DNA (DIN) samples.  The device must be able to perform DNA sizing and quantification in the range 35 basepairs to 60 kilobasepairs and 5 pg/µL to 100 ng/µL, and RNA sizing and quantification in the range 100 to 6000 nucleotides and 100 pg/µL to 500 ng/µL.
    The instrument must be able to process up to 16 samples per run, within 2 minutes per sample or less. 
    Canadian Grain Commission
    196 Innovation Drive, 
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 6C5
    Delivery is requested by March 31, 2021, 
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Contracting authority
    Marsland, Rina
    (306) 241-5742 ( )
    (418) 566-6167
    Government of Canada Building
    101 - 22nd Street East
    Suite 110
    Saskatoon, Saskatche, S7K 0E1

    Buying organization(s)

    Canadian Grain Commission
    303 Main Street
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 3G8
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