MicroGEM International PLC unleashes the power of DNA to solve critical health and safety issues.
MicroGEM International PLC unleashes the power of DNA to solve critical health and safety issues. Under the well-known ZyGEM brand name, MicroGEM products provide accurate and expedient DNA extraction solutions for forensic, agricultural and biotech applications.
Human identification and crime scene analysis, disease detection in plants and crops, and life science research are a few examples of pressing issues being addressed by ZyGEM technologies. Our scientists use unique thermophilic bacteria and Antarctic fungi to create novel chemistries. When paired with our expertise in automated microfluidic instrumentation, we provide significantly increased speed, yield and accuracy of the analytic process.
Our flagship instruments, the PDQeX 2400 and phytoGEM Plant System, are rapid, robust DNA extraction devices achieving PCR, plant and human profile-ready DNA in under twenty minutes.
MicroGEM International PLC is based in the United Kingdom with diversified operations in New Zealand, the United States and China.