Shelf life for Illumina reagent products

Illumina guarantees that all Research Use Only (RUO) reagent products will ship with a minimum viable shelf-life of three months from the date of shipment, with the exception of NovaSeq v1.5 reagents, NextSeq 1000/2000 reagents, and the Illumina DNA PCR-Free 96 sample Kit (Catalog # 20015963), which will have a minimum of six months of shelf-life from the date of shipment. See below for additional information.
Illumina offers Illumina Advantage (IA, formerly referred to as TG) products that include extended shelf-life (from three to six months); see Illumina Advantage Reagents for additional information.
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