The consumers are more and more keen on the safety aspects and authentication of food and beverage they purchase. One of the main worries is the foodborne diseases that are still responsible for high death levels especially in young children and elderly people.

Another concern gathering pace within the Muslim population worldwide is to certify that food or products are void of pig contamination (Halal validation).

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

  • Design and validation of in-vitro diagnostic and analysis tests.
  • Identification of foodborne-diseases, adventitious organisms contaminants (viruses, bacteria, fungi) which are detrimental to quality and safety of the raw material.
  • Development of testing solutions for food authentication.
  • PCR-based kit and services for Halal validation.