PROGEN Biotechnik GmbH was founded in 1983 as one of the first biotech companies in Germany. The company has been operating for years in the in vitro diagnostic fields like microbiology, infectious disease serology, immunology, as well as in biomedical and cell biology research with antibodies, reagents and tools for use in fields such as gene therapy research, antibody phage display technology, recombinant antibody engineering, and lipase activity. In recent years, the company has also acquired experience in the marketing to doctor's offices and pharmacies.
The company has a well-established reputation in the manufacture of antibodies, purified native and recombinant polypeptides and of in vitro diagnostic tests for niche markets. PROGEN is the authorized, exclusive distributor of Multimetrix GmbH, its affiliated company, developing assays based on the Luminex bead technology, and also sells in-vitro diagnostics, research assays and reagents from some foreign companies in the German market.
The manufacturing facility of PROGEN Biotechnik GmbH is located in Heidelberg, Maaßstraße 30. The production area includes rooms for S1, S2, L2 class R&D and production. The production area allows for manufacturing under quality assurance conditions, according to DIN ISO 13485 for the production of in vitro diagnostic devices and research reagents.
The company is prepared to fully meet the needs of the customers in terms of pre- and after-sales product and support service, and has established a process that continuously improves the products and services offered to customers in Germany and worldwide.
Laboratories & Services
PROGEN with a qualified and dedicated staff in Production, Quality Control, Research and Development develop, design and manufacture test kits and reagents marketed as PROGEN and Multimetrix products.
The laboratories also offer and perform analyses, both ELISA and multiplexed bead-based methods, run projects or concentrate on customer's requests.
Marketing & Support
The company's product sections attract and serve a well-diversified customer clientele in research institutes and universities, pharmaceutical and biotech companies, private and clinical laboratories. With a qualified
academic and technical support and marketing team, we serve the German and international market and advise and support our distributors and customers worldwide.