Lieven Gevaert, president of GENTAUR
Bio-engineer 1996, Rijksuniversiteit Gent
GENTAUR is a company committed to providing research and diagnostic laboratories with equipment reagents, and other consumables.
By bringing together top manufacturers from all over the world and with own lines of products GENTAUR can supply any laboratory with everything needed. With over 2 million products we offer to our customers the largest choice of reagents.
In our catalogues and websites you can find reagents and kits for immunoassays like ELISA, IFA, RIA, Western blot (WB), etc. Our immunology related products include thousands of different monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies with wide range of applications that include flow cytometry (FCM), immunohistochemistry (IHC) &IHC-Paraffin, immunofluorescence, ELISA, WB and many more. Depending on your needs we can supply you with a custom made antibody with or without different conjugations.
GENTAUR has a wide variety of kits, reagents and equipment for genetics related studies. We offer ready to use PCR kits for detecting viral and bacteriological pathogens, cancer markers, different mutations, etc. We offer Hot start Taq polymerase, regular Taq, ready to use lyophilized and liquid premix, mastermix, DNTps, reagents for multiplex and reverse transcription PCR (RT-PCR). We can also supply cyclers and dyes for standard and real time PCR. Amongst our products you will find kits for extraction of DNA and RNA from samples from animal, plant, bacteria and viruses. With are available huge libraries of cDNA, total DNA/RNA, miRNAs, siRNAs, etc. from various organisms. Proteomics is yet another sphere of the scientific work in which GENTAUR is able to supply your lab with everything needed. We have kits for different protein extraction and purification, recombinant and native proteins and peptides with or without tags, total protein extracts and cell lysates, etc. We offer electrophoresis equipment and highly specific protein dyes which will give you clear and sharp bands.
GENTAUR offers a wide range of cell lines (tumor, native, hybridoma, IPSCs and many more), cell media and supplements (sera or fully chemically defined), 3D matrixes (both collagen based and fully synthetic). We have the unique cell media supplements XerumFree and Hybridomax. We can supply tools for transgenic studies - ORF lentivectors, adenovirus vectors, plasmids, YACs, transfection factors, reagents and supplements, competent cell lines, etc. Equipment such as incubators, cell counters, flow cytometers and the unique Kronos-Dio that allows you observe gene expression in real time, while incubating your cells.
For your microbiological work we can supply agar, broth, peptones and media with different modifications and cell lines with various mutations. We supply ultrapure antibiotics from the EvoPure brand and various chemicals that you can easily find by their CAS number.
Do not hesitate to contact our specialists for advice on products and technologies that you need!