Species Identification

Animal species detection and identification are crucial for industrial players such as :

  • The food producers to avoid cross-contaminations such as pig in ground beef, surimi in crab salads, meat in vegetarian ready-made meals, pig in Halal food,..
  • The animal feed producers to prevent the presence of beef meat in feed for dairy cows, ...

Progenus proposes species identification analysis using PCR/qPCR and sequencing approaches for the following species:

  • Bovine
  • Horse
  • Pig
  • Fish
  • Dog
  • Deer
  • Vertebrate
  • Chicken
  • Turkey
  • Other species on request

Progenus is also capable of designing tailor-made tests for animal species identification.

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