Biofortuna

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Biofortuna is an IVD development and manufacturing services company. It specializes in immunoassays, molecular diagnostics, and reagent stabilization. In addition, it has expertise in freeze-drying diagnostic reagents enabling complete amplification reactions and immunoassay reagents to be transformed into stable pellets.
TypePrivate
Founded2008
HQBirkenhead, GB
Websitebiofortuna.com
Employee Ratings1.8

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2022)31
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Biofortuna

Nick Ash

Nick Ash

CEO and Director
Nick Leaves

Nick Leaves

COO and Director
Mark Hurley

Mark Hurley

Chairman
David Turner

David Turner

Director
Paul Williams

Paul Williams

Head of Sales
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Biofortuna Office Locations

Biofortuna has an office in Birkenhead
Birkenhead, GB (HQ)
1 Hawkshead Rd, Bromborough
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Biofortuna Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2008

Biofortuna total Funding

$7 m

Biofortuna latest funding size

$2.03 m

Time since last funding

9 years ago

Biofortuna investors

Biofortuna's latest funding round in August 2013 was reported to be $2 m. In total, Biofortuna has raised $7 m
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Biofortuna Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Biofortuna Online and Social Media Presence

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Biofortuna Blogs

Why partner with a contract manufacturer?

  Developing a new assay that will ultimately find commercial success is notoriously complex. To that effect, managing your manufacturing processes in-house may initially appear to be the most streamlined and snag-free route to market. After all, what could benefit your production cycle more than ha…

How lyophilised reagent beads can reduce waste

What are lyophilised reagent beads? Lyophilised reagent beads are durable spheres of freeze-dried material formed from accurately measured dispense volumes of customisable formulation. These single-dose beads – like lyophilised cakes – retain long-term stability at ambient temperature and therefore …

Welcome to the team Megan, Ish and Georgina

  Megan, Ish and Georgina are the latest cohort of Laboratory scientists to join us as we continue on our strategic growth journey that will see us become one of the world’s largest and most agile assay contract manufacturers. In November of last year,  we announced our relocation into a new, purpos…

Four tips to mitigate the risk of single source IVD assay manufacturing

How secure is your assay manufacturing? Manufacturing in vitro diagnostic (IVD) assays in-house, or outsourcing to a single contract manufacturer, should result in the seamless integration of technology transfer, pilot batch production, validation and verification, regulatory submission and subseque…

Selecting the right contract manufacturer for in vitro diagnostics: your 12-point checklist

Increased throughput, improved efficiency, reduced risk There are many reasons you might consider a new assay manufacturing partner. You may need to ramp up production quickly to meet increasing demand, or you could be looking to reduce production costs. Perhaps you want to mitigate the risk of a si…

Selecting the right contract manufacturer for in vitro diagnostic assays: your 12-point checklist

Increased throughput, improved efficiency, reduced risk There are many reasons you might consider a new assay manufacturing partner. You may need to ramp up production quickly to meet increasing demand, or you could be looking to reduce production costs. Perhaps you want to mitigate the risk of a si…
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Biofortuna Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Biofortuna founded?

    Biofortuna was founded in 2008.

  • Who are Biofortuna key executives?

    Biofortuna's key executives are Nick Ash, Nick Leaves and Mark Hurley.

  • How many employees does Biofortuna have?

    Biofortuna has 31 employees.

  • Who are Biofortuna competitors?

    Competitors of Biofortuna include Dynacare, Scantibodies Laboratory and Cordant Health Solutions.

  • Where is Biofortuna headquarters?

    Biofortuna headquarters is located at 1 Hawkshead Rd, Bromborough, Birkenhead.

  • Where are Biofortuna offices?

    Biofortuna has an office in Birkenhead.

  • How many offices does Biofortuna have?

    Biofortuna has 1 office.