Accredited High Schools, Colleges and Universities to Qualify for Free Oragene®•DNA Collection Kits for Classroom Use
Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) April 22, 2010 -- DNA Genotek, a leading provider of products for biological sample collection, stabilization and preparation, today announced it is marking DNA Day 2010 by introducing a program geared towards helping students in high schools, colleges and universities learn more about DNA collection and purification. The program, titled DNA Genotek’s Science Education Program, will offer Oragene•DNA Self Collection Kits at no charge to classrooms in accredited high schools, colleges and universities to be used for teaching purposes.
DNA Genotek’s Oragene•DNA Self Collection Kit enables easy and non-invasive collection of saliva samples from large numbers of people and delivers high quality DNA. The product is widely used for research studies, clinical applications and personal genomics across the globe and has gained acceptance as the new gold standard for DNA collection.
“We want to make it as easy as possible for educators to use our kits as a teaching platform in the classroom. We feel that Oragene•DNA’s self-collection method is well suited for this environment as students can collect DNA and experiment with extraction methods in the classroom, facilitating a greater understanding of DNA and its importance in health and disease,” said Ian Curry, pr
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