Founded in 1991, Vircell is a biotechnology company specialized in the development and production of ready-to-use reagents for the diagnosis of infectious diseases in humans by different techniques – ranging from the traditional cell culture to the most innovating developments in the field of molecular biology-. Vircell has been a successful market player worldwide distributing its products in over 60 countries in the five continents.
Since its foundation, the three main objectives of the company are: to produce reagents of the highest quality, to be a dependable point of contact for customers providing personal assistance in the use of its reagents and to develop innovative diagnostic solutions which may bring significant advances in the market.
The in-house production of all the antigens needed for the development of its kits enables Vircell to work with independence from external suppliers. This peculiarity makes it a flexible company able to guarantee the quality of its products. The reliability of its kits is the result of a strict quality control according to international standards. All distributed tests are validated and CE-marked complying with the European directive 98/79/CE. Vircell is certified ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2000 and is involved in the process of implementation of GMP standards.
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C/ Avicena nº8. 18016. Granada. Spain.
Phone: +34 958 44 12 64. Fax: +34 958 51 07 12
According to company goals, Vircell devoted all its efforts in R & D. Vircell has 3 research departments: Molecular Biology andInmonulogía Rapid Tests.
Currently, there are four lines of research in which Vircell works:1) Within the field of molecular biology, the extension of our product line ® Speed-oligo and PCR controls, including newmultiplex formats, 2) immunochromatographic tests for rapid detection of antigens and antibodies, 3) tests ofchemiluminescence, 4) Microplates.
The latest developments, the result of the R & D Vircell, have been endorsed by doctors and scientists worldwide fame with the publication of clinical studies and research in areas ofprevalence. These publications are available on the website and on request Vircell.
Services / Products
Vircell offers nearly 300 references grouped into several product lines (ELISA, Brucellacapt ®, IFA, monoclonal antibodies, cell lines, transportation, rapid tests, PCR controls and testsoligocromatografía). All products in our catalog are intended formicrobiology laboratories in hospitals, reference and research.Most of our products are ready to use, facilitating the routine activity of the laboratories and provides significant time savings.Vircell has also successfully developed several product linesmultitest the concept of products that can detect a single productwith the main causative agents of disease.
Along with the production of these diagnostic equipment, Vircellhas a department that is responsible for providing technical and scientific support to our customers. Its main focus is on solvingthe technical problems that may appear in the daily laboratorywith the use of our products. Our Customer Service is highly valued by our customers and we offer immediate response, maximum 24 hours after receiving the query, and we always try toanswer your questions as accurately as possible.
Furthermore, in order to offer our customers our best services, we also organize training sessions or workshops often about ourproducts, or on the customer's country or in our facilities to offermore personalized attention.