Mawi DNA Technologies Awarded Two ISO CertificationsREAD MORE
Testing for infectious disease SARS-CoV-2 using the NextSWAB 100% medical-grade plastic molded swab – outperforms flocked swabs in many applications Mawi DNA Technologies, a biotechnology company focusing on the development of innovative technologies for biosampling, announces its launch of a new product in response to…READ MORE
Conservation Organization uses Mawi iSWAB-Animal to Collect Genetic Database for Return of Various Turtle Species to the Wild.
Collecting genetic DNA from turtles is no easy feat, yet Dr. JJ Apodaca and his team at the Tangled Bank Conservation have partnered with Turtle Survival Alliance to embark on a nationwide project to build a spatial genetic database for various turtle species. With the…READ MORE
Enabling Faster, Higher Throughput COVID-19 Testing and Reducing Lab Waste!
What a Waste… Think about the amount of plastic waste clinical laboratories produce each year. Back in 2015, a team of scientists from the University of Exeter calculated that research institutions collectively generate up to 5.5 million metric tons of plastic waste each year. Fast…READ MORE
Helix Achieves A Key Milestone in the Fight Against COVID-19!
Worldwide COVID-19 testing continues to ramp up consistently, predominantly using RT-PCR as the “gold standard". However, more sensitive testing applications are now being introduced. We are proud to announce that Helix has received emergency use authorization (EUA) from the FDA for COVID-19 testing using next…READ MORE
We Were Featured on NBC News!
https://youtu.be/wWzE63JOhSY We are proud to announce that our President and CTO, Dr. Bassam El-Fahmawi, PhD. was interviewed by NBC News Bay Area reporter Bigad Shaban regarding our iSWAB sample collection tube innovation. The primary purpose of the interview was to discuss its impact on corona…READ MORE
Epigenetic Differences in Inflammation Genes of Monozygotic Twins are related to Parental Emotional Availability and Health
Abstract The inflammatory response is an immune defense engaged immediately after injury or infection. Chronic inflammation can be deleterious for various health outcomes and is characterized by high levels of pro-inflammatory markers such as C-reactive protein (CRP), cytokines interleukin 6 (IL-6), and tumor necrosis factor…READ MORE
Swab material should not be the limiting step in COVID-19 molecular testing
As the number of cases of COVID-19 continues to grow globally, readily available and reliable testing is essential to identifying and slowing the spread of the disease. However, we are encountering unique issues with our supply chain that limit our testing capabilities, specifically sample collection.…READ MORE
iSWAB patent granted with extended claims on March 24, 2020!
Mawi DNA Technologies is thrilled to share that our iSWAB patent was granted on March 24th, 2020 with additional claims! The utility of iSWAB has been well received by the scientific community and we are proud to continue to provide you with more innovative technologies…READ MORE
We’re in This Together at Mawi DNA Technologies!
Meet the team! At Mawi DNA Technologies, we’re committed to doing everything we can to continue supporting our scientific and medical research community locally and globally. We’ve been actively participating in the fight to curb the global transmission of COVID-19 by continuing the production and…READ MORE
Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing in Pandemics is Counter-Intuitive. Here’s why.
When dealing with rapidly emerging pandemics such as COVID-19, it is vital for infected individuals to be identified and quarantined as quickly as possible. In an effort to do this, drive-thru testing sites are being introduced nationwide to limit patients interactions with others. While the…READ MORE