We are Azooka.
We are a fluorophore startup with products to light up all the building blocks of Molecular Biology.
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Safe and toxic-free labs -That’s our goal.
Azooka is a specialty fluorescent dye company, a unique start-up established in 2016, with a new class of safe stains and consumables for genomics research and molecular diagnostics.
Azooka’s first product to market, tinto rang is a safe non-mutagenic DNA/RNA stain that replace Ethidium Bromide and SYBR Dyes. These mutagenic and carcinogenic DNA stains are widely used in Genomics Research Labs, Bioagro and BioPharma industries, and molecular diagnostic labs.
“India’s Top 50 Biotech startups”
Principal Scientific Advisor, GO
Our Journey so far
Stealth Mode on fluorescent dye research with an idea to develop safe and world class products for DNA diagnostics from India
Azooka reported the world’s safest & fastest stain from India. Until now, India imports all of the DNA stains from other countries.
TINTO RANG FIELD TRIALS
With the help of grant and awards from Dept. of Science and Tech, BIRAC, elevate and other funds were used to develop the product for different market segments
PRODUCT LINE EXPANSION
tinto rang replacement trials for academic and bio agro companies to replace biohazardous stains used over a decade.
TOP 10 STARTUPS IN INDIA , IIGP 2.0 2017
Best Category winner for Biotechnology
FINALIST, BREAKTHROUGH STARTUP, BI02017 SANDIEGO
Startup Stadium Finalist
TOP 10, POWER OF IDEAS
By Economic Times
TOP 5 Startups of BioAsia 2019
Biotech Event by Govt of Telangana
Innovate Karnataka Elevate Winner
BIRAC Biotech Ignition Grant winner
Dept of Biotechnology, India
ALEX D PAUL
Co-founder | CEO
Ex-Director of Product Management and Marketing at Zoho
Co-founder | CSO
Molecular biologist from the Indian Institute of Science
Pharmaceutical Science graduate from Northeastern University, Boston
Head of Marketing and Brand
Design graduate from NIFT Hyderabad and a self- published cartoonist
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