Mountain Horse Solutions to Distribute genedrive’s Military Assays and Instruments in the United States
March 12, 2021, Colorado Springs, CO USA – Mountain Horse Solutions, a U.S. Defense and Mission Critical Equipment Supplier, announced it has entered into an exclusive agreement for distribution with genedrive plc (AIM:GDR), the near patient molecular diagnostic company from the United Kingdom. Mountain Horse will distribute genedrive’s Military Pathogen Detection assays in the United States.
Mountain Horse Solutions specializes in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) mission critical products and the genedrive BioPlex range of products are uniquely designed for military CBRNE requirements. Genedrive products were developed to the U.S. Department of Defence’s (U.S. DoD) product specification and using their targeted funding. Designed for field portability and rapid determination of biothreats from pathogens, the genedrive BioPlex system was developed over a period of five years and has been approved to deployment stage.
Mountain Horse’s track record of established local representation in the United States with identified U.S Government contracts in the highly specialized field of CBRNE partnered with genedrive’s world-class technology is a win-win relationship. Also, Mountain Horse Solutions holds existing framework purchasing agreements, providing an opportunity for more rapid order placement and replenishment of products without the need for new contracts to be negotiated.
Bill Allen, President of Mountain Horse Solutions, said: “We are delighted to be working with genedrive with these exciting pathogen detection products. This addition of genedrive’s assays to our portfolio of CBRNE mission critical products provides a unique offering of combat-ready sampling and detection devices.”
David Budd, CEO of genedrive plc, said: “The agreement puts the supply of our BioPlex pathogen detection assays through Mountain Horse, a military contracting specialist who has a number of existing framework contracts with target clients such as the U.S. DoD. We believe that they have both the industry sector knowledge and existing commercial arrangements to increase the exposure of our products and gain new customer opportunities within the various branches and departments of the DoD and U.S. Government.”
About Mountain Horse Solutions
Mountain Horse Solutions supplies rapid response customized equipment, systems, and training for infectious disease, security, technology, chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosive (CBRNE) hazards. We specially design innovative solutions to meet the individual unique threats, needs, and requirements of the military and first responders. Our team of professionals from around the globe has extensive experience with commercial, DOD, and U.S. Federal Government customers. Mountain Horse Solutions serves organizations, agencies, and contractors worldwide. To find out more visit: www.mtnhorse.com
For more information, please contact:
Chris Witts, Mountain Horse Solutions
t: (630) 427-5818 w: mtnhorse.com
About genedrive plc
Genedrive plc is a molecular diagnostics company developing and commercializing a low-cost, rapid, versatile, simple to use, and robust point of need molecular diagnostics platform for the diagnosis of infectious diseases and for use in patient stratification (genotyping), pathogen detection, and other indications. The Company has assays on market for the detection of HCV, certain military biological targets, and has tests in development for tuberculosis (mTB). The Company recently released a high throughput SARS-CoV-2 assay and has in development a Genedrive® Point of Care version of the assay, both based on Genedrive® chemistry. To find out more visit: http://www.genedriveplc.com