Fight back against COVID-19

Recently, Norgen Biotek developed new PCR detection solutions to help scientists identify COVID-19 in patients around the globe. With their swab collection, total RNA purification, and COVID-19 detection kits, Norgen Biotek has equipped scientists with the resources they need to collect and preserve total DNA—including viral DNA—or extract high quality RNA for critical sample testing and analysis.


Swab Collection & Preservation System

  • Preserve total RNA/DNA and viral RNA/DNA at room temp for up to 2 years
  • Inactivate microorganisms/viruses for safe and easy transport/handling
  • Ship samples at room temperature without the need for costly cold chain transport
  • Compatible with many sample types: nose, mouth, throat, skin

Total RNA Purification Kit

  • Extract high quality, highly purified total RNA, including miRNA
  • No phenol step required
  • Bind & elute all RNA regardless of size or GC content, without bias
  • Extract small RNA regardless of GC content
  • Very sensitive and linear down to a few cells without need for carrier RNA


COVID-19 Detection Kit

  • Detection kit for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19
  • Kit contains everything needed for detection: primer/probes, positive control, nuclease free water, One-Step RT-PCR Master Mix

Learn More Today

Contact us at or 724-941-6411 for more information about Norgen Biotek’s collection and preservation devices.