News & Events
June
2014
Genaphora is taking part at the Israeli delegation to the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW, www.siww.com) which will take place during June 2-4, 2014. Please visit us at the Israeli pavilion,  B2 -P02, Booth No. 2. Looking forward to seeing you there.
October
2013
The launch of the AquatiqPCR© line of products for the detection of pathogenic Cryptosporidium and Giardia in drinking and source water has commenced now.
May
2013
Patent No. ZL 200880105297.0 – “Chimeric primers for improved nucleic acid amplification reactions”, was issued by the Chinese patent office.
April
2013
Clancy Environmental – a Tetra Tech company was chosen to perform the assay validation study of the AquatiqPCR© kits.
February
2013
Patent No. US 8,460,874 B2 – “Use of RNA/DNA Chimeric primers for improved nucleic acid amplification reactions“, was issued by the US patent office.
December
2012
Genaphora was selected to participate in the Smart Water Tech Consortium. A group of 8 companies joined forces to offer today’s most advanced solutions in the field of water management. Backed by the Israel Ministry of Industry Trade and Labor, and the Israel Export and Global Cooperation Institute, the Consortium brings you solutions from the country that knows the value of water and has the proven ability to make every drop count.
December
2009
Israel Office of the Chief Scientist granted Genaphora a one year R&D support for the development of qPCR detection methods of harmful waterborne microorganisms.
November
2009
A strategic partnership was established with Mekorot, Israel’s national water authority. Mekorot placed an equity investment in Genaphora and closely collaborated in the development of the AquatiqPCR© line of products.
July
2008
Patents were filed with a PCT application covering the company’s invention of chimeric primers.
2008
Genaphora was founded as an independent company through private investments.