About LabGenia


LabGenia was founded in 1993 by DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) Carlos J. Azambuja. Since then, LabGenia has carried out DNA studies in all South America, arriving in Mexico and the U.S. in 2017.

Our main goal is to apply the the latest international advances in molecular biology to offer innovative services. To do so, we rely on our team of experts as well as state-of-the-art equipment.

DVM Carlos J. Azambuja, CEO of GENIA, holds specializations in Molecular Biology both in Brazil and the Curie Institute in Paris, France. He is also an international authority working as a consultant on DNA profiling in forensic cases and identification of individuals.

Where we are
North & Central America
  • USA
  • Mexico
  • Dominican Republic
South America
  • Uruguay
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Paraguay
  • Chile
  • Peru
  • Bolivia
  • Colombia


To be a benchmark company worldwide when it comes to advising, research, development and application of molecular biology services.


Shorten the time demanded to transform the latest developments in Molecular Biology into valuable applications to the human health.




Certificación ISO 9001:2015 emitida por LSQA 

ISO 9001:2015 issued by Bureau Veritas (OAA)​

ISO 9001:2015 issued by Bureau Veritas (UKAS)

ISO 9001:2015 issued by Bureau Veritas (OAA)​

Quality Policy

At LabGenia, we are committed to:

  • Encouraging the professional and personal realization of our specialists.

  • Growing through services that solve important problems.

  • Taking care of the environment.

  • Rapidly benefit our clients from the advances of molecular biology.

  • Being permanently updated in molecular biology.

  • Developing a network of long-term suppliers.

  • Positioning Genia as a benchmark laboratory worldwide.

  • Making alliances with the best laboratories worldwide.

  • Communicating the possibilities of molecular biology to society.

  • Helping the development of molecular biology.

  • Continuously improving quality management.

Memberships & External Quality Assessment
  • Member of the International Society of Forensic Genetics.

  • Member of the Brazilian Association of Forensic Medicine since 1996.

  • Founding member of the SAGF (Argentinian Society of Forensic Genetics).

  • Member of the Biotech, Electronic and Computer Catalysis - United Nations Development Program.

  • Member of the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking group of the International Society of Forensic Genetics.

  • Member of the American Society of Human Genetics.

  • Member of the Uruguayan Society of Genetics.

Quality Assessment
  • Yearly participation in the Intercomparison Exercise of the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking of the International Society for Forensic Genetics (GHEP-ISGF) since 1996.

  • Yearly participation in programs of the European Molecular Genetic Quality Network (EMQN).

  • Yearly participation in programs of the United Kindom National External Quality Assesment Services for Molecular Genetics (UKNEQAS).

  • Yearly participation in the EQA of the CF Network.

  • Participations in programs of the Referenzinstitut für Bioanalytic (RfB).

  • Participation in yearly quality assessment of the Argentinian Society of Forensic Genetics (SAGF).

Dr. Carlos Azambuja
Lic. Jeronimo Mendez
Cr. Rodolfo Presno
MSc. Rosina Fossati
Director Genia Montevideo
Bc. Alejandra Torres
Director and Technical Manager
BC. Antonella Carozzi
Technical Director
Lic. Nicolás Estrada
Sales Manager
PhD Juan Martín Marques
Scientific Director
Lic. Diego Antelo
Administrative Manager
Carolina Roure
HR Manager