Biosearch Technologies, Inc.
Biosearch Technologies, Inc. (Biosearch) is a privately held biotechnology company engaged in the design, development and manufacture of oligonucleotide-based tools. The company develops the Black Hole Quencher series of dyes, as well as the fluorescent CAL Fluor, Quasar and Pulsar dyes technologies. It also provides contract manufacturing services such as synthesis of real-time qPCR probes and primers, and manufacture of novel DNA synthesis reagents. Biosearch offers custom DNA products which expands the ability to perform multiplexed, cell-based reporter gene assays used in high throughput screening. In addition, the company is also engaged in manufacturing DNA for the biodefense, environmental testing, human and veterinary IVD, public health, biotech, pharmaceutical and research and development sectors. Biosearch advanced in the field of pro-fluorescent assays with the issue of its two new patents namely, luminescent metal ion complexes and inducible fluorescence assay. The company also introduces influenza a subtyping valupanel reagents. It has expanded its licenses from roche molecular systems, inc. which grants the right to manufacture and sell validated kits to the licensed products covered by multiple patents assigned to roche. Biosearch is headquartered at Novato in California, the US.