Gentegra LLC announced it has signed an exclusive worldwide distribution agreement with ITSI Bioscience LLC.

PLEASANTON, CA, October 29, 2019 – GenTegra LLC a leading company in the technology for ambient stabilization of nucleic acids, proteins, phage and other biomolecules , today announced it has signed an exclusive worldwide distribution agreement with ITSI Bioscience LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, ITSI Biosciences will be the exclusive worldwide distributor for [...]

By |2019-10-29T23:58:22+00:00October 29th, 2019|news|0 Comments

GenProtect RNA version II Early Access Program begins

GenProtect tRNA II is a new implementation of the original GenProtect card with significant performance enhancements over the original GenProtect card. GenProtect tRNA II is the only collection card available that is specifically designed with collection of RNA as its express function. GenProtect tRNA II is a combination of laboratory grade Ahlstrom-Munksjö paper treated with [...]

By |2019-10-29T23:52:40+00:00July 1st, 2019|news|0 Comments

GenTegra LLC $2.8M SBIR Grant for RNA Collection cards

PLEASANTON, CA – GenTegra, LLC was awarded a prestigious Phase IIb Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for $2.8 million from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID). This three-year grant will fund the development of filter paper technologies for the collection and stabilization of RNA virus and total RNA in whole blood, [...]

By |2019-06-26T23:43:31+00:00April 25th, 2019|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 |2019-06-25T23:20:00+00:00November 14th, 2017|news|0 Comments

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+00:00November 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+00:00March 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 |2019-06-25T23:15:41+00:00February 2nd, 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+00:00November 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+00:00April 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+00:00March 21st, 2014|news|0 Comments