Welcome to Asuragen
Asuragen is a fully integrated RNA-based diagnostics company with
a core focus on miRNA. Asuragen is leveraging its broad miRNA/mRNA IP portfolio
to build a significant business focused on four product segments:
While managed as four distinct business units, Asuragen utilizes its expertise and
understanding of miRNA/mRNA in each category. Asuragen is uniquely positioned to
take advantage of the recent discoveries of the role that miRNAs play in disease.
Asuragen, based in Austin, Texas, has its roots in Ambion®, “The RNA
Company”, a highly successful molecular biology reagent company that was formed
in 1989 by Matt Winkler, then a University of Texas professor.
Learn more about Asuragen's history.
Asuragen is proud of its culture, which focuses on providing an exciting and challenging
work environment where individuals are part of a team and are recognized for their
creativity and ability to meet company goals. Asuragen combines cutting edge science
and technology development and the entrepreneurial spirit of a new startup with
the foundation of a far more established company in its infrastructure and experienced
workforce brought from Ambion.
Learn more about Asuragen's Culture