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AlphaBiotech was founded in February of 2002 by Rob Cordingley, under the working name of AlphaHelix. Initially the company concentrated on distributing the market leading histocompatibility testing 'Olerup SSP' products from GenoVision and also GenoVision's range of manual and automated nucleic acid extraction systems. Since then, Alpha Helix has become established with other leading suppliers in very select market segments allowing the company to grow whilst maintaining a close relationship with its customer base.
AlphaBiotech currently offers a wide range of HLA typing, laboratory automation products and services to an expanding customer base, including crystallography, DNA extraction and liquid processing robots. AlphaBiotech supplied products are used by a broad range of academic, government, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and other leading institutions around the globe.
CareDx, Inc., based out of Brisbane, California, is dedicated to improving the lives of organ transplant patients through non-invasive diagnostics. By combining the latest advances in genomics and bioinformatics technology, with a commitment to generating high quality clinical evidence through trials and registries, CareDx is at the forefront of organ transplant surveillance and pre-transplant HLA typing solutions.
Immucor is a global provider of transfusion and transplantation diagnostics. Our transplant diagnostics portfolio provides molecular and antibody-based assays for HLA compatibility between donors and recipients. Laboratories all over the world use Immucor products as a part of determining the best path forward for a transplant recipient and lowering the probability of rejection. Developing tests to help manage patients post-transplant is our focused commitment. By providing clinicians better tools, we can help change the practice of transplant medicine.
For almost 30 years, Miltenyi Biotec has played an important role in the design, development, manufacture, and integration of products that empower the advancement of biomedical research and enable cell and gene therapy. The company’s innovative tools support research at every level, from basic research to translational research to clinical application. This integrated portfolio enables scientists and clinicians to obtain, analyze, and utilize the cell. Miltenyi Biotec’s technologies cover techniques of sample preparation, cell isolation, cell sorting, flow cytometry, cell culture, molecular analysis, and preclinical imaging. Their expertise spans research areas including immunology, stem cell biology, neuroscience, and cancer, and clinical research areas like hematology, graft engineering, and apheresis. In their commitment to the scientific community, Miltenyi Biotec also offers comprehensive scientific support, consultation, and expert training. Miltenyi Biotec has more than 2,000 employees in 28 countries and its products have been used in more than 50,000 cell therapy procedures. Our team are all dedicated to helping researchers and clinicians around the world make a greater impact on science and health.
For over a third of a century, the team at Savant has been devoting its time, energy and resources to developing innovative software and information systems. We’re the driving force behind many systems - from keeping the nation’s blood supplies flowing, to managing the business continuity plans of strategic industries. Our principle areas of expertise include:
* Development and supply of IT systems to manage blood, solid organ and stem cell donations
* Analysis, design and build of bespoke systems
* Integration and development of systems to support business intelligence
* Consultancy with ‘hands on’ experience for IT and business users
* Support and maintenance of 24x7 mission critical systems.
Savant’s founding values are Structure, Simplicity, Durability and Growth. We continually strive to enhance our software to make it responsive, robust and user-friendly, whatever the nature of the project and however challenging the remit.
STEMCELL Technologies provides easy-to-use cell isolation solutions for crossmatch and chimerism analyses to facilitate rapid sample processing and reliable results. The EasySep™ immunomagnetic system is a fast, gentle and column-free isolation platform that can be used on a variety of sample types including whole blood, lymph nodes and spleen. To save technician time, RoboSep™ fully automates EasySep™ isolation and, SepMate™, registered as an IVD device, isolates PBMC in just 15 minutes.
STEMCELL Technologies supports life sciences research with more than 2,500 specialized tools and services. We provide high quality cell culture media, cell separation technologies, instruments, accessory products and scientific services that are used by scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research globally.
VH Bio is a leading supply and distribution company for the life sciences industry within the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. Founded in 1992, the company now employs 12 members of staff dedicated to sustaining profitable growth by consistently delivering quality products and services that will meet and anticipate the needs of the UK and ROI scientific communities.
With almost 10,000 novel and innovative products sourced from our global partners, VH Bio is the preferred choice of supplier for products in Transplant Diagnostics, Molecular Biology, Immunology and Cell Biology. Our spacious warehouse and cold storage facilities promote a prompt and efficient dispatch service to customers throughout the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.
At its inception, VH Bio was appointed exclusive UK and ROI distributor for One Lambda, the HLA and Transplant Diagnostics specialists. This mutually beneficial relationship has continued for over 25 years.