Having just celebrated their 50th anniversary, ARKRAY have a history of producing high-quality diagnostic solutions for healthcare professionals. Since manufacturing the world's first HbA1c analyser ARKRAY have become pioneers in the field of laboratory instrumentation and point-of-care testing.
The ADAMS HA-8180 is the latest (and the world's fastest) HbA1c / Thalassaemia analyser from ARKRAY.
For over two decades BioGenex has been diligently serving the needs of clinical diagnostics with novel technologies for Cell and Molecular Pathology. BioGenex continues to be a premier customer service provider and is continually striving towards excellence. BioGenex is proud to be the only company that provides a "Total Solution" for automated cell and tissue analysis. Automated systems from BioGenex streamline operations in cellular pathology and provide effective tools for the detection and diagnosis of cancer and infectious diseases. In recent years automated systems for drug discovery and development have been developed allowing high-throughput drug target characterization and histological profiling of genes and proteins. Along with automated systems BioGenex provide a wide range of products including over 300 antibodies, highly sensitive detection kits, tissues and Tissue Microarrays (TMA), and cutting-edge imaging systems for cell and TMA analysis. Furthermore, as inventors of antigen retrieval, a wide variety of antigen retrieval solutions for difficult to stain tissues is available. At BioGenex there is an absolute commitment to provide the most innovative and cost-effective solutions for customers. BioGenex serve many leading laboratories and research organizations throughout the world and are committed to providing excellent quality products to customers. A highly dedicated team of employees strives to bring BioGenex to the forefront of Cell and Molecular Pathology in Clinical Diagnostics, Drug Discovery, and Life Science Research.
Bio-Rad is a world leader in providing products and services to customers in the fields of clinical diagnostics. Launch is proud to be able to offer the Monolisa HCV antibody tests along with the Monolisa HCV Ag-Ab Ultra.
Validated for use on the BEST 2000 and Dynex DS2.
Biosystems SA, located in Barcelona, is one of the largest specialist diagnostic manufacturing companies in Spain with 20 years of research and advancements in the diagnostics field. Biosystems produce a comprehensive range of immunofluorescent slides and kits for autoimmune antibody testing, such as monkey oesophagus slides for Endomysial antibody detection, rat liver/kidney/stomach slides for autoantibody screening and Hep 2 cell slides for autoantibody screening.
Validated for use on the Beeline.
Since the introduction of their first product in 1968, Bio-Tek Instruments has emerged as a worldwide leader in laboratory instrumentation. Bio-Tek are the manufacturers of a superb range of microtitre plate washers and readers, including the popular Elx800 plate reader and Elx50 programmable plate washer. Recent emphasis is upon producing instruments for the growing biotechnology market.
Company information at www.biotek.com
Certest Biotec is an independent biotechnology company devoted to the development and manufacturing of IVD diagnostics product in human, veterinary and Agri-food clinical field with visual rapid diagnostics to identify the causative pathogens of infectious diseases in physicians’ offices, labs and hospitals.
Certest Biotec was established in Zaragoza in 2002 as an innovative and technology-based company. The company’s growth is based on the development of new products and the exploration for new market niches and opportunities.
Devyser AB is a Swedish company based in Stockholm and was established in 2006. They specialise in DNA analytical procedures including QF-PCR. The main areas of application for their products are prenatal diagnostics, such as rapid aneuploidy detection (RAD) and clinical genetics.
Diamedix Corporation, a subsidiary of IVAX Corporation, manufactures tests for the clinical microbiology and virology laboratory. Diamedix is recognized as a leading researcher and manufacturer of advanced diagnostic EIA kits. Since it's launch in the UK, the Diamedix VZV Immunosimplicity assay has become the VZV assay of choice. Other products in the Immunosimplicity range include EBV, Measles and CMV. These Diamedix products complement the products of other manufacturers found in our supplier list with their quality, reproducibility and performance specification.
Validated for use on the BEST 2000.
Diazyme uses its proprietary enzyme technologies to develop diagnostic reagents which can be used on most automated chemistry analyzers in user-friendly formats. Diazyme’s products include test kits for diagnosis of cardiovascular disease, liver disease, cancer markers, renal disease, and electrolytes.
Dynex Technologies Inc. is a leading developer of automated workstations, laboratory instruments and associated consumables that enable scientists and clinicians to make breakthrough discoveries, earlier, more accurate diagnoses - innovations to improve health outcomes and enhance life.
The Life Sciences division of EuroClone was established in 1997 as a small research, development and production unit for a range of products in the then expanding pre and post-natal diagnostics field (cytogenetics). Together with Euroclone Ltd. (incorporated in Great Britain) it soon became a leading supplier of reagents in Italy and other European markets.
The company’s mission has always placed customer satisfaction among its primary objectives: it conditions its entire structures and is reflected in its investment policies.
The EuroClone Human Diagnostics range provides PCR based products covering infectious diseases, cardiovascular diseases, oncology and IVF.
Fast-Track Diagnostics is a Luxembourg based infectious diseases detection company established in 2006 that uses the most up to date technology - real time PCR - to detect a wide range of viruses, bacteria, parasites and fungi.
The aim of the company is to make high quality, multiplex PCR that is affordable and accessible to small and large laboratories alike. The kits are designed around patient and clinical need using a syndromic approach to disease diagnosis and management.
Fast-Track Diagnostics core activity is in research and development, thus ensuring that the assay repetoire is continually expanding and adapting to the changing needs of the market.
HTZ Ltd are a UK based manufacturer of high-quality liquid-handling robotic systems which are in use in both clinical and research laboratories. Hook & Tucker were established in 1962, and acquired Zenyx in 1999. Both companies have a wealth of experience with robotic systems and Launch have worked closely with them to develop the Beeline 220, an immunofluorescent slide processor.
Since the company was established in 2000, Humasis has been devoted to the R&D and manufacture of rapid tests and is one of the leading manufacturers in Korea.
Based on new and innovative methodology Humasis strives to become the leader in POCT technologies.
MMCO Diagnostics, founded in 1971, is a global leader in the field of autoimmune diagnostics services and test kit manufacturing and distribution. IMMCO is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and technological advancement. We offer services and products in a wide range of disease classes utilizing cutting edge testing methodologies. Launch Diagnostics supply the Immco ANCA and mouse LKS slides.
Validated for use on the Beeline.
Innogenetics was established in 1984 and introduced its infectious disease range in 1995. It now develops and markets diagnostics assays not only in the field of infectious disease but also genetic testing, transplantation, neurodegeneration and oncology with a focus on molecular diagnostics and multiparameter testing. They have become a market lead in the field of Alzheimer disease testing. Since 2010 they have been part of the Fujirebio Inc. group, a leading healthcare company in Japan with a focus on diagnostics especially in oncology and infectious diseases.
Interlab were established 27 years ago and look to provide full automation and high quality products for gel electrophoresis. To provide completely walk away systems is not an easy task, nevertheless, to completely satisfy customers’ needs is to offer a real and innovative solution for their everyday routine work, the Microgel. So as to provide real automation and high quality products over 60% of the company resources are exclusively involved in the R&D and Quality Control department. The creation of new electrophoresis methods and new innovative instruments is a constant commitment for Interlab.
Company information at www.interlab-srl.com
IVD Research’s immunodiagnostic kits test for over 20 infectious diseases including Giardia, Cryptosporidium, and Dengue. IVD's stool antigen and serum antibody EIA's are high quality immunoassays. Their goal is to provide the tools and services to aid in identifying common worldwide pathogens.
Liofilchem s.r.l. was established in 1983 and has focused on the production of reliable and high quality products for microbiology laboratories, which are distributed in over 60 countries worldwide. The clinical portfolio comprises approximately 2000 essential products for the clinical laboratory including, microbial identification and susceptibility testing systems, MIC strip tests, antibiotic discs, dehydrated culture media, selective supplements and ready to use culture media.
Mart® Microbiology B.V. was founded in 1982 and has become a technical leader in microbiology equipment. The Mart® system takes the quality of anaerobic and microaerophilic isolation techniques into a new era. The Anoxomat, together with the Mart® jar, offers a unique system able to create anaerobic or microaerophilic conditions automatically. The Anoxomat ensures the right quality atmosphere in the shortest time every time, producing an anaerobic atmosphere in minutes when it takes up to 4 hours using conventional gas-pack systems. The Anoxomat is extremely cost-effective whether compared to gas packs or anaerobic cabinets, and there is a range of models to suit differing laboratory needs. Fast, reliable, cost-effective and easy to use, the Anoxomat is the system that microbiologists have long been waiting for.
Molecular Detection Inc. (MDI) is developing and commercializing a portfolio of "sample-to-answer" Detect-Ready™ molecular diagnostic tests for the rapid detection of infectious diseases. The company has launched its first product, the Detect-Ready assay for the rapid detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a growing problem among hospitals and other health facilities around the globe.
The company’s products are based on novel patent pending technologies that provide greater accuracy and speed while simplifying assay storage and use.
Company information at www.detect-ready.com
Meridian Bioscience Inc is a medical diagnostics company responsible for developing and manufacturing a broad range of innovative diagnostic kits using a variety of technologies. The Meridian Premier range of EIA kits includes the UK market leader for both Helicobacter pylori antibody and Clostridium difficile Toxins A+B testing, as well as kits for EBV, Adenovirus, Rotavirus and Lyme disease. Premier Platinum HpSA Plus is a stool antigen test which can be used either to diagnose active H pylori infection or to check eradication of H pylori following antibiotic treatment. Meridian also manufacture an extensive range of rapid tests for STAT testing utilizing immunochromatographic and membrane ELISA technologies. This range includes tests for Clostridium difficile Toxins A+B, Helicobacter pylori antibody and antigen, E.coli 0157, Rotavirus, Cryptosporidia and Giardia, Mononucleosis, RSV and Mycoplasma IIgM.
Validated for use on the BEST 2000.
MKL Diagnostics is a Swedish biotech company in the MIKROLAB GROUP dedicated to clinical and industrial microbiology. Main products for MKL Diagnostics are the well known Phadebact® kits which are a range of products based on the co-agglutination technology.
Orgentec Diagnostika, located in Mainz, Germany, is a specialist diagnostics company focused on the development and production of enzyme immunoassays for the autoimmune market. The Orgentec Cardiolipin, TPO, dsDNA, ENA, IF, MPO, PR3 and RF EIA assays are all market leaders in the UK. Orgentec invest heavily in research and development, and their product range is continually expanding.
Alegria - The fully automated Random Access Instrument with SMC®-Technology, launched in the UK and Ireland January 2007, affords maximum flexibility in diagnosis of autoimmune disease via it's comprehensive product range of more than 70 test systems
Validated for use on the BEST 2000.
A.N.D. (Automatic Needle Disconnect): system for the safe disposal of used blood collection needles, lancets, and butterflies. The A.N.D. allows personnel to safely, quickly, and automatically remove used blood collection needles using only one hand with no change in technique. The A.N.D. automatically eliminates overfilling (a leading cause of accidental needle sticks) by locking in the down position when safely filled. This product increases both safety and efficiency for personnel.
Savyon Diagnostics develops, manufactures and markets diagnostic kits for the detection of antibodies produced in response to sexually transmitted diseases and respiratory tract infections. The tests are based on various immunological techniques (ELISA, MIF, IPA, rapid single tests). Savyon holds several patents related to these products, has the “know how” of producing the antigens and using cutting edge technology to coat the plates and manufacture the kits.
Sekisui Diagnostics (formerly Genzyme) is the market leader in HDL and LDL cholesterol kits which are used on a wide array of chemistry analyzers world wide. In addition to the cholesterol reagents, the Diagnostics division also markets kits for pancreatitis and diabetes monitoring.
Sekisui also has a complete line of rapid tests for use in the point-of-care setting. The OSOM® brand includes tests for pregnancy, strep A, and mononucleosis. Recently we added a test in the women’s health setting for trichomonas.
Virion\Serion has a very clear philosophy: since the company's foundation in 1978 we have been dedicated to supplying superior test kits for the diagnosis of infectious diseases - a high target which requires continuous improvement and development of advanced diagnostic methods. Effective therapeutic measures depend first of all on a quick and accurate diagnosis. At our Würzburg facilities, 70 highly qualified specialists combine their expertise to fulfil this task. Virion\Serion stands for competence and reliability in in vitro diagnostics. Trust in our 20 years of experience.
The SERION ELISA classic tests offer a highly economic solution for qualitative and/or quantitative detection of human IgG, IgM or IgA antibodies. The cost effective one point quantification enables the efficient testing of smaller sample numbers too. In combination with the interchanceability of the reagents and the unified working procedure the kits can be adapted to most of the common instruments.
Virion\Serion continue to produce reagents and controls for CFT on which they built their reputation as supplier of high quality diagnostic products.