GenProtect RNA beta launch

GenProtect RNA is the only collection card design specifically with collection of RNA as its express function. GenProtect is a combination of laboratory grade Ahlstrom paper treated with GenTegra-RNA to provide protection. There has been a long-standing need for a way to collect RNA samples in remote areas where providing a cold chain to [...]

By | 2017-11-02T01:20:32+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|news|0 Comments

GenTegra LLC $1.8M SBIR Grant for RNA

March 15, 2017 PLEASANTON, CA – The National Institutes of Health has awarded an approximately $1.8 million Phase IIB Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID) to ambient chemical protection company GenTegra LLC. The two-year grant will fund the development of filter paper technology for the collection and stabilization [...]

By | 2017-11-02T00:18:02+00:00 March 15th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Ahlstrom GenSaver™ collection card for Dried Blood Spots (DBS)

GenTegra LLC and Ahlstrom have launched a new DBS collection card that provides superior protection for the DNA in DBS. Available in all the common and expected formats, they provide protection of the DNA in DBS for >20 years without freezing. The combination of a superior paper and GenTegra®-DNA, Active Chemical Protection™ allows direct [...]

By | 2017-11-02T00:38:32+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|news|0 Comments

GenTegra Launches new Ahlstrom GenSaver™ 2.0 Forensic card

However, forensic customers were asking for a GenSaver card that provided a more positive and stronger antimicrobial property to better ensure the long-term satiability of the DBS samples. This desire and request is the basis of the GenSaver 2.0 card which is the GenSaver 1.0 card with the addition of a specific antimicrobial to [...]

By | 2017-11-02T01:12:17+00:00 November 14th, 2016|news|0 Comments

Texas A&M AgriLife Research and GenTegra LLC are awarded contract continuation.

Ambient Temperature Biospecimen Collection, Transport & Banking For Simplified Animal Disease Screening Pleasanton, Calif.—The National Center for Foreign Animal and Zoonotic Disease Defense (FAZD Center) and GenTegra LLC today announced the awarding of a joint collaboration to continue work on the “Matrix Chaperone” sample collection device. The FAZD Center is a U.S. Department of [...]

By | 2017-11-02T01:26:06+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|news|0 Comments

Tasso and GenTegra simplify blood draws, awarded $3M expansion.

Madison, Wis., and Pleasanton Ca., April 7, 2015 -- Tasso, Inc., a medtech start-up developing the HemoLink™, a small disposable device to simplify blood sampling, has secured an additional $2.9M in grant funding to advance its HemoLink technology with its development partner GenTegra LLC. Based on progress made in developing the HemoLink, the Defense [...]

By | 2017-11-02T01:23:35+00:00 April 15th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Protect your RNA samples immediately, and for all its tomorrows

GenTegra LLC launches new RNA ambient stabilization product GenTegra LLC, Pleasanton, CA, announces launch of GenTegra®-RNA dry Bulk. GenTegra-RNA is groundbreaking technology for the stabilization, transport and storage of purified RNA. GenTegra is a water-soluble, inert chemical matrix that inactivates trace RNase in the liquid phase, providing an added level of RNA stability during [...]

By | 2017-11-02T01:16:09+00:00 March 21st, 2014|news|0 Comments