The food and beverage wholesalers and supermarkets chains are more and more aware of the importance of the safety aspects of their activities and of the crucial role they play in the whole food and beverage production and commercialization process. Safety-wise one of the main concerns is the foodborne diseases that are still responsible for high death levels in young children and elderly people. Another aspects of food and beverage quality of increasing importance is the cross-contamination of the products, for instance the presence of surimi in crab meat or pig in halal food.

Progenus proposes PCR and Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) -based services: