Partners

Commercial partners within the network

Azure PCR Ltd

Address
59a Brent Street
London
NW4 2EA
Telephone number
+44 (0)1234 480420
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What do we do?
Azure PCR helps laboratories to automate their in-house qPCR testing by providing automated data interpretation and proactive monitoring services. Based on advanced machine learning techniques it replicates the laboratory’s SOP and works with files from all major thermocyclers. Using our system can help save money, cut interpretation time by 90%, reduce repeat runs and ease adherence to ISO15189.

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http://www.azurepcr.com/
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QIAGEN Ltd

Address
QIAGEN Ltd
Skelton House
Lloyd Street North
Manchester
M15 6SH
UK
Telephone number
0161 204 1100
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What do we do?
QIAGEN is the leading global provider of Sample to Insight solutions to transform biological materials into valuable molecular insights. Our mission is to make improvements in life possible by enabling our customers to achieve outstanding success and breakthroughs in life sciences research, applied testing, pharma and molecular diagnostics.
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Cepheid UK Ltd

Address
Cepheid UK Ltd
Jupiter House
Mercury Park
Wooburn Green
Bucks
HP10 0HH
Telephone number
+44 (0) 1628 564000
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What do we do?
Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) is a leading molecular diagnostics company that is dedicated to improving healthcare by developing, manufacturing, and marketing accurate yet easy-to-use molecular systems and tests. By automating highly complex and time-consuming manual procedures, the Company's solutions deliver a better way for institutions of any size to perform sophisticated genetic testing for organisms and genetic-based diseases. Through its strong molecular biology capabilities, the company is focusing on those applications where accurate, rapid, and actionable test results are needed most, such as managing infectious diseases and cancer.

GeneXpert technology is a revolutionary molecular diagnostics system which has developed a number of in vitro diagnostics (IVD) Xpert tests in areas including HAIs, CIDs and Women’s Health. Modular in design, the GeneXpert System has various configurations to meet the broad range of testing demands of any clinical environment and uses the same patented cartridge technology for every Xpert test. Our GeneXpert family of systems have set a new standard in workflow flexibility, 24/7 testing accuracy, and user-friendly design; delivered in an astonishingly beautiful and compact package.
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Roche Diagnostics Ltd

Address
Charles Avenue
Burgess Hill
West Sussex
RH15 9RY
Telephone number
01444 256788
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What do we do?
Supply automated NAT viral load tests for HBV, HCV, HIV-1 and CMV.
Automated HPV High-Risk DNA detection and genotyping test.
HCV and HPV genotyping tests.
Automated serology tests for HAV, HBV, HCV and HIV
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R-Biopharm Rhone Ltd

Address
Block 10 Todd Campus,
West of Scotland Science park
Acre Road
Glasgow G20 0XA
Telephone number
0141 945 2924
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What do we do?
R-Biopharm is a leading developer of test solutions for clinical diagnostics in all aspects of infectious disease and serology.
Our brands include RIDASCREEN® ELISA, RIDA®QUICK rapid lateral flow assays and RIDA®GENE molecular assay systems.
The RIDA®GENE kits are based on real-time PCR technology for detection of gastrointestinal pathogens, hospital acquired infections and respiratory viruses.
The kits offer the highest degree of versatility and can be used on a variety of PCR platforms.
We have recently launched a new rapid Norovirus lateral flow kit and new additions to our PCR range which include MRSA and respiratory virus.
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Micropathology Ltd.

Address
Micropathology Ltd,
The Venture Centre,
Sir William Lyons Road,
University of Warwick Science Park,
Coventry,
CV4 7EZ
Telephone number
02476323222
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What do we do?
Micropathology Ltd is an independent, CPA accredited laboratory specialising in the rapid diagnosis of infectious disease and human genetics.

We use molecular methods including real-time PCR and DNA sequencing to provide a clinically supported service for the rapid diagnosis and management of infectious and genetic disease.

We provide a 24-hour on-call telephone advice service for healthcare professionals to discuss specific cases or general matters concerning infectious disease and vaccination. If an immediate answer cannot be supplied, we will call back with the information. This service is supplied without obligation.

We also provide DNA paternity testing, a forensic genetics service and undertake biomedical research covering various aspects of human and veterinary pathology. This service includes contract research and clinical trials for external organizations, as well as continuing in-house assay development. We offer a next-generation sequencing service.

The directors and staff work to the highest possible standards in all aspects of the company’s business. We subscribe to both UK and international standards of accreditation, ‘best-practice’ and quality assurance schemes in order to maintain excellence in all our undertakings.

We welcome ongoing contact with all our clients, both in the UK and overseas, and we are happy to discuss how we may help to meet the needs of existing clients and any organisation addressing problems of infectious disease.
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Hologic Ltd

Address
Heron House
Oaks Business Park
Crewe Road
Wythenshawe
Manchester
M23 9HZ
Telephone number
0800 032 3318
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What do we do?
Hologic, a global leader in molecular diagnostics for infectious disease, develops, manufactures and markets rapid, accurate and cost-effective nucleic acid tests (NATs) and fully automated instruments.

The Panther® system consolidates a broad assay menu on a single, fully automated platform so you can test HIV-1, HCV, HBV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) - including chlamydia, gonorrhoea, HPV and trichomoniasis - in parallel. The Panther system workflow is flexible - with no batching requirements and continuous access to samples and reagents - so you can load, process and prioritise samples based on your lab's needs

Current Aptima® assay targets:
• HIV-1 Quant*
• HCV Quant*
• HBV Quant*
• CT/NG
• HPV
• HPV GT
• CT*
• NG*
• Trichomoniasis
• Mgen*

Aptima® assay targets in development:
• HSV-1 & 2
• Candida
• Bacterial vaginosis

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Biolegio B.V.

Address
P.O. Box 91

6500 AB Nijmegen

The Netherlands
Telephone number
0121 468 0015
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What do we do?
We have over 15 years of experience with the synthesis of DNA oligos. Our satisfied customers are located all over the world. They use our products on a daily basis and benefit from our specialist knowledge.



A selection of our products:

Oligos up to 300 mer: not matched by any other company.
Ready2go primers: In your possession the next business day, no additional costs.
VIC, NED & PET replacements: we can supply you with every modification available for a very competitive price.
Twice Dyed Probes: Our version of the Dual-Labelled probe with a wide selection of reporter and quencher dyes.
XS-probes: Appealing Taqman MGB probe alternative with Raised tm & maximum flexibility.
We also offer Molecular Probes, FRET probes, MLPA probes & RNA synthesis

Visit our website now for a complete view of our products and take advantage of our special offers!
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BD UK Ltd

Address
The Danby Building

Edmund Halley Road

Oxford Science Park

Oxford OX4 4DQ
Telephone number
01865 748844
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What do we do?
BD Diagnostics - Diagnostic Systems is a leading provider of reagents and instruments used for diagnosing a broad range of infectious diseases, healthcare-associated infections and cancer. In the clinical market we offer products and services with focus on TB, Sepsis, HAIs, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Cervical Cancer abnormal cell screening tests. In the industrial market, Diagnostic Systems' products are used for the testing of sterile and non-sterile pharmaceuticals and medical devices, for environmental monitoring and to detect food pathogens. In both markets we are fully committed to the enhancement of laboratory efficiency.
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ELITech UK LTD

Address
Unit 6

River Park Industrial Estate

Billet Lane

Berkhamsted

Hertfordshire

HP4 1 HL
Telephone number
01442869320
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What do we do?
ELITech UK LTD provides high quality IVD diagnostic Kits and

instrumentation to cover Molecular Biology . Microbiology ,clinical

Chemistry and Point of Care to UK Laboratories and worldwide.

ELITe MGB MRSA Kits(MecALGA251)
ELITe MGB Cdiff Kits
ALERT MGB Kits
ELITe Star extraction platform (12)
ELITe Galaxy extraction platform (48)
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