Roche Diagnostics offers a comprehensive menu of optimised detection systems for use with our BenchMark IHC/ISH automated slide stainers, allowing for the identification of targets by IHC and ISH.

IHC detection offerings

Choose from a comprehensive menu of detection chemistries (biotin-free based systems) and stains for high-quality IHC results:

DAB Detection:

  • OptiView DAB IHC Detection Kit
  • ultraView Universal DAB Detection Kit

Red Detection:

  • ultraView Universal Alkaline Phosphatase Detection Kit


The OptiView DAB IHC Detection Kit offers advancements in detection technology, using a proprietary non-endogenous, biotin-free hapten technology that allows for exceptional range in sensitivity with very low background. Using OptiView detection software with the BenchMark IHC/ISH platform provides the ability to optimise testing to achieve a desired level of sensitivity and improved turnaround time, with flexible protocols and workflow enhancements.

ISH detection offerings

Our comprehensive menu of indirect, biotin-free detection systems and stains provide the options you need for high quality ISH results:

  • ultraView SISH DNP Detection Kit
  • ultraView Red ISH DIG Detection Kit
  • ISH iVIEW Blue Detection Kit
  • ISH iVIEW Blue Plus Detection Kit

Roche Diagnostics p63 stained with OptiView DAB IHC detection.

Increased sensitivity

Our highly sensitive detection kits provide increased signal intensity, empowering you to achieve the level of intensity you desire for even low-expressing antigens.

Enhance stain quality

Our synthetic, non-endogenous hapten system virtually eliminates background, even as signal intensity increases, to create the perfect view.

Customise intensity

Unique chemistry and flexible software enable greater control to meet preferred staining intensity.

Improve turnaround time

Sensitivity and software flexibility allows you to reduce turn-around time.