Nucleic acids such as deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and ribonucleic acid (RNA) are used extensively in the field of molecular biology for research and clinical analyses. 

PAXgene technology enables researchers to collect and preserve RNA and DNA samples quickly and conveniently. This novel technology protects a sample’s integrity using specific collection tubes and stabilization solutions. Read on to learn more about PAXgene technology and its role in research.

What Is PAXgene Technology?

PAXgene technology is a revolutionary way to preserve biological samples for long-term storage or analysis. The technology preserves and stabilizes the integrity of the sample so that researchers can extract high-quality nucleic acids, such as DNA and RNA, without damage. 

The patented PAXgene system has proven to be both reliable and efficient, allowing for the collection and storage of biological samples containing valuable genetic information. This technology has enabled researchers to further explore the nature of nucleic acids, paving the way for more in-depth research.

In clinical trial research, PAXgene technology plays an important role by providing the means to collect and preserve biological samples quickly and conveniently

DNA and RNA extracted from PAXgene tubes can be used to analyze the efficacy of various treatments, such as gene therapies or drugs, on different patient populations. Additionally, this technology can be used to monitor the progression of diseases or to track biomarkers over time to gain a better understanding of underlying disease pathologies.

One major advantage of using PAXgene technology is its versatility. Not only can researchers use it to study nucleic acids, but it is also suitable for the collection of a variety of other biological samples. 

Additionally, the PAXgene system is simple to use and requires minimal sample handling and technician training. This makes the technology convenient for clinical trials and other research purposes.

Despite the many advantages of using PAXgene technology, there are a few potential drawbacks. For instance, the technology is costly, which can be a barrier for some research institutions or laboratories. Additionally, since the system is complex, it may require more time and resources to properly service and maintain.

At iProcess Global Research, you’ll be working with a team of experts that can assist with the selection and implementation of PAXgene, as well as provide ongoing technical support to ensure the clinical trial runs smoothly. iProcess Global Research has established itself as a leader in providing reliable and comprehensive services that enable researchers to make the most of their resources.

To learn more about how iProcess can help support your clinical research, contact us today.


Optimization of the PAXgene blood RNA extraction system for gene expression analysis of clinical samples | PMC 

Optimized protocol for the extraction of RNA and DNA from frozen whole blood sample stored in a single EDTA tube | PMC

Quality Control of RNA Extracted from PAXgene Blood RNA Tubes After Different Storage Periods | PMC