Founded in 1997, ELITechGroup has been expanding ever since then, furthering technological development in the molecular diagnostics, clinical chemistry and microbiology industries along the way.
Founding of “LDH”
Thanks to a broad portfolio of distribution cards selected from some specific niche markets, LDH supplies innovative products to French laboratories (clinical chemistry, bacteriology, immunology, etc.). Step by step, owners acquire manufacturing units and start internationalization of their activities.
Founding of ELITechGroup
Location: Puteaux, France
Founding of ELITech France
Location: Salon de Provence, France
Founding of ELITech UK
Location: Berkhamsted, England. The Group starts its worldwide expansion and looks for strong partnership. Step by step, ELITechGroup will gain ground in several niche markets, becoming a key player in IVD business.
Founding of ELITech Serbia
Location: Belgrade, Serbia
Founding of ELITech Suisse
Location: Estavayer-le-lac, Switzerland
Acquisition of ELITech Microbio
Location: Singes, France (Microbiology) Formerly International Microbio
Acquisition of Wescor
Location: Logan, USA (Biomedical Systems/Microbiology)
Acquisition of Vital Scientific
Location: Dieren, Netherlands (Clinical Systems)
Release of ASO-BAR
(Microbiology) Titration test of anti-streptolysin O antibodies (ASLO) for the serodiagnosis of group A streptococcus.
Release of DOR-BAR
(Microbiology) Titration test of anti-streptodornase B antibodies (ASDOR) for the serodiagnosis of group A streptococcus.
Founding of ELITech North America
Release of Vapro® Vapor Pressure Osmometer
(Clinical Systems) The Vapro® Vapor Pressure Osmometer, can be used to determine the osmolality in any type of sample: fluids, viscous, and even tissue, giving the Vapro great versatility in clinical medicine or biomedical research applications.
Acquisition of Nanogen Advanced Diagnostics
Location: Milan, Italy (Molecular Diagnostics)
Acquisition of Epoch Biosciences
Location: Bothell, USA (Molecular Diagnostics)
Acquisition of Serfib
Location: Lambersart, France (Microbiology)
Acquisition of LUCRON BV
Location: Gent, Belgium (ELITech Benelux)
Founding of ELITech Latin America
Location: Vitoria, Brazil
Release of Nanoduct model 1030
(Sweat Systems) The Nanoduct Neonatal Sweat Analysis System simplifies the sweat test and for the first time makes possible reliable laboratory diagnosis of cystic fibrosis in the first days of life.
Acquisition of ELITechGroup by Ergon Group Partners
Release of Mycofast RevolutioN
(Microbiology) Detection, enumeration, identification and complete antimicrobial susceptibility testing of urogenital mycoplasma.
Acquisition of Vital Diagnostics
Release of 3 Aerospray Products
(Hematology/Microbiology) Aerospray Hematology Pro series 2: Slide Stainer/Cytocentrifuge, automated slide stainer is a dual-purpose microprocessor-controlled slide staining and cell preparation system. Aerospray Hematology Stat series 2: Slide Stainer/Cytocentrifuge, dual-purpose microprocessor-controlled slide staining and cell preparation system. Aerospray Gram series 2: Slide Stainer/Cytocentrifuge, dual-purpose microprocessor-controlled slide staining and cell preparation system.
Release of ELITe STAR
(Molecular Diagnostics) A fully automated CE-IVD nucleic acid extraction solution enabling a primary tube loading, universal processing and less than 10 hands-on-time minutes.
Release of ChloroChek
(Sweat Systems) ChloroChek is easy to operate and gives results in less than 20 seconds. Simply pipette in a 10 microliter sample of sweat and get a results of the display instantly.
Release of Cytopro series 2
(Microbiology) Complete system for depositing an enriched monolayer of cells onto microscope slides.
Release of Envoy 500+
(Clinical Systems) The fastest benchtop chemistry analyzer, able to perform approximately 500 tests per hour.
Release of ELITe GALAXY
(Molecular Diagnostics) Complete, CE-IVD bench top solution for Nucleic Acid extraction and PCR set up.
Release of ELITe InGenius
(Molecular Diagnostics) Elite InGenius® is the first CE-IVD fully automated sample-to-result solution, integrating sample preparation, amplification and result analysis, validated with a quantitative transplant pathogen monitoring menu.
Release of Aerospray TB series 2
(Biomedical Systems) Stainer/Cytocentrifuge, dual-purpose microprocessor-controlled slide staining and cell preparation system.
Release of Rapid Polymyxin NP
(Microbiology) The Rapid Polymyxin NP test has been designed for the detection of Enterobacteriaceae susceptibility and resistance to polymyxins (Colistin, and polymyxin B) from colonies grown on agar plates.
Acquisition of ELITechGroup by PAI Partners
Release of EM Smart-Reader
(Microbioloy) Coming soon: A unique automated and expert solution for the diagnosis of urogenital mycoplasma (extended menu to come).
Release of Macroduct Advanced
(Sweat Systems) Details Coming Soon