About Us

About Retrogen Inc.

Retrogen has been a trusted provider of quality genomic services since 1992. Founded by scientists experienced in high-throughput DNA sequencing, as well as human genomics and genetic research, we continue to use the most advanced technologies to offer a suite of solutions that accelerate your gene function studies and genetic disease analyses.

Our mission is to become the partner of choice for researchers, physicians, and genetic counselors. We promise to quickly and securely deliver the highest quality results. We help scientists accomplish research projects faster without additional expense. We help medical professionals accurately diagnose and improve quality of life for people with clinical conditions.


At Retrogen, we’ve equipped our sequencing facility with state-of-the-art DNA analysis instruments and advanced bioinformatics capabilities to provide you with consistent and accurate data.

Capillary Electrophoresis Using ABI 3730xl DNA Analyzers

Sanger sequencing can be used for de novo sequencing


SNP discovery


16s sequencing

Fragment analysis for micro-satellite studies

FDA sequencing

Clinical sequencing

Illumina and Life Technologies NGS Sequencers

Whole-genome sequencing

Targeted resequencing

Small genome sequencing

mtDNA sequencing

Amplicon resequencing

16s sequencing





As a CLIA and CAP-certified laboratory, Retrogen offers diagnostic testing for genetic diseases, from single variant detection to whole genome sequencing. All tests must be ordered through a health care provider such as a physician or genetic counselor. All work is performed in accordance with GLP, CLIA, and CAP requirements. A complete report is provided to the referring physician with actionable results included. Test areas include pharmacogenomics, women’s health, and non-invasive prenatal testing.

Contact Retrogen today to submit your sample.