Product description Norgen Biotek
Norgen Biotek was founded in 1998 by Dr. Yousef Haj Ahmad. The company is located in a state-of-the-art 24,000 square foot facility in Thorold, Ontario, Canada, a few blocks from Brock University. Norgen is an ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and Illumina Propel certified fully integrated Canadian biotechnology company focused on developing sample collection, sample preparation and sample detection products, as well as providing comprehensive research services to the scientific community. Norgen's ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certifications demonstrate their commitment to producing and selling high quality products, as well as their commitment to continuously improve their business, products and quality management system. Their Illumina Propel certification highlights their proficiency with Illumina Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) to support genetic and genomic research and to provide high-quality services to their customers.
Norgen has over thirty issued and pending patents. Norgen has developed a unique technology based platform on a proprietary resin/matrix with many applications, including the purification, concentration and clearance of DNA, RNA, microRNA, proteins and exosomes from various types of samples. The efficient purification of these macromolecules is often the first step in diagnostics and in hundreds of molecular biology applications that drive the discovery of genomics and proteomics. The novelty of this technology has been recognized by the National Research Council by awarding Norgen the prestigious “Innovation Leader Award 2003”.
Norgen offers a wide range of products:
• Sample collection and storage
• RNA purification
• DNA purification
• Protein purification kits
• Virus Purification
• PCR Reagents
• Enzymes, Buffers and Filtration Products