• Research & Development

Contract research and custom development

Dev on demand_300x195Our laboratories and production sites are located within the Berlin-Buch campus, whose traditions of medical and biological research extend back over 85 years and which is today one of Germany’s largest biotechnology and biomedicine parks. A great number of innovative and highly specialised pharmaceuticals companies are also based here.

Using our core expertise in the field of IVD and the great opportunities for collaborations in our immediate vicinity, we guarantee the consistent, high-quality implementation of every product idea.

Own research

8sens.biognostic has developed lateral flow assays for medical human use and is marketing it too under the brandname QuickSens®.

Development on demand

Custom-made development of lateral flow tests from your ELISA or as a separate, new development realization of complete projects on demand from our clients. From feasibility studies via tests development until declaration of conformities of complete test systems.

From Serum to Whole Blood Tests

You have a working assay or serum test and need to go for whole blood? 8sens.biognostic has ample experience in transferring your know-how to whole blood lateral flow test strips. And if need be, we will develop the entire test for you – from strip to housing.

Application fields

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Human medicine

CRP test
confirm or exclusion of a bacterial inflammation
hs-CRP test
evaluation cardiovascular risk, chronic systemic inflammation
cTnI test
detection of acute cardiac infarction
h-FABP test
very fast detection of acute cardiac infarction
D-Dimer test
detection of thrombosis

Veterinary medicine

Yersinia and Salmonellae test

combined test for slaughter houses

Bioburden test

test of water quality for aquariums and fish basin

Food industry

Mycotoxin test
detection of mould fungus, for grain and mill industry
Gluten test
inspection of food and whose basic material

Drug control

Ethyl-ß-glucuronid (EtG) test
control of alcohol abstinence

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) test
drug control


Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)
InVivo BioTech Services GmbH
Potsdam University, Institute for Biochemistry and Biology
opTricon GmbH
Institut für Tropenmedizin Berlin
emp Biotech GmbH
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Chemistry Department
BioGenes GmbH
IPK Gatersleben
Frankenförder Forschungsgesellschaft mbH,
Universität Leipzig
Technische Universität Wildau
BioTez GmbH
Seramun Diagnostica GmbH