Company Profiles


Novo Nordisk A/S
Vandtårnsvej 114
DK-2860 Søborg

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company. We have 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care and also hold leading positions in haemophilia care, growth hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy. Changing Diabetes® is our commitment to improving life for people with diabetes. This means developing and delivering individualised treatments and advocating for better healthcare for everyone.
Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk has more than 41,500 employees in 75 countries, and we market our products in more than 180 countries. Discover more about Novo Nordisk at


A. Menarini Diagnostics, the Human Touch of
Technology: more than 30 years dedicated to helping
healthcare professionals make safe and sustainable
diagnoses, meeting and exceeding the technological
needs of Europe's most prominent healthcare
professionals, improving and enhancing the quality
of life of people with diabetes all around the world,
being able to promptly and efficiently satisfy today's
diagnostics needs whilst maintaining diagnostics
management both cost effective and safe.

A. Menarini Industrie Farmaceutiche
Riunite Srl
Via Dei Sette Santi 1/3 50131
Florence, Italy
Tel. +39 (055) 56.80.1
Fax +39 (055) 58.27.71


Medtronic International Trading Sàrl
Rte du Molliau 31
1131 Tolochenaz
As a global leader in medical technology, Medtronic
( is committed to Innovating for
Life by pushing the boundaries of medical technology
and actually changing the way the world treats chronic
disease. Driven by our deep understanding of the
human body and our close partnerships with physicians,
we're transforming technology to treat patients across
the entire care continuum.
Medtronic Diabetes offers advanced diabetes therapies
including external pumps and infusion sets for
insulin delivery and glucose sensing devices for both
retrospective and continuous glucose monitoring.
By combining insulin pump technology and glucose
sensing technology, an important step in delivering the
artificial pancreas, Medtronic Diabetes is well placed to
distinguish itself as a global leader in diabetes care.


Mustionkatu 6, 20750 Turku, Finland
Tel: +358-2-2678 111
Contact name: Yvonne Parker
PerkinElmer is a global company focused on improving
the health and safety of people and their environment.
The company supplies instruments, test kits and
risk calculation software to screen for pregnancy
As a pioneer in methods for prediction of pre-eclampsia,
PerkinElmer offers a growing portfolio of innovative
products based on the PlGF serum marker.
PlGF also has value as a Down syndrome marker. Various
other 1st and 2nd trimester aneuploidy markers are
reliably detected by PerkinElmer serum or dried blood
spot screening assays. In addition, the Prenatal BoBs™
product allows molecular karyotyping.

Roche Diagnostics International Ltd
Forrenstrasse 2
6343 Rotkreuz
Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Roche is a leader
in research-focused healthcare with combined strengths
in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. Roche is the world's
largest biotech company, with truly differentiated
medicines in oncology, immunology, infectious
diseases, ophthalmology and neuroscience. Roche is
also the world leader in in vitro diagnostics and tissuebased cancer diagnostics, and a frontrunner in diabetes management. Roche's personalised healthcare strategy aims at providing medicines and diagnostics that enable tangible improvements in the health, quality of life and survival of patients. Founded in 1896, Roche has been making important contributions to global health for more than a century. Twenty-four medicines developed by Roche are included in the WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines, among them life-saving antibiotics, antimalarials and chemotherapy. For more information, please visit and
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Agentek (1987) Ltd.
Atidim Scientific Park, Bldg # 2,
119 Devora Hanevi'a st.
POB 58008 , Tel Aviv 6158001, Israel
Agentek is a prominent distributor of a wide spectrum
of advanced equipment for the life sciences, health,
analytical, biotechnology and material sciences sectors
in Israel. Agentek serves a wide range of markets, such
as Academia, Biotechnology, Pharma, Chemistry, Food
and Water.
Established in 1987, Agentek gives full attention to
its market sectors by dividing its operations to three
business divisions: Scientific Instrumentation and
Consumables, Diabetes and Healthcare, and Wellness
and Sports, without compromising its overall view of the
market and product synergy. More than 100 professional
and dedicated employees, long-term supplier and
customer relations position Agentek among the leading
distributors in its fields of activity.

Ariosa Diagnostics Inc.
5945 Optical Court
San Jose, CA
Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc. is a leading global molecular
diagnostics company committed to improving overall
patient care by developing and delivering innovative
and widely-accessible testing. Our patented next
generation technology utilizes a directed analysis of
cell-free DNA in blood. The Harmony™ Prenatal Test
is a blood test for any pregnant woman that can be
used as early as ten weeks into pregnancy for assessing
the risk of fetal trisomies, such as Trisomy 21 (Down
Syndrome). The test provides reliable information
regarding the health of the pregnancy with reduced
false positive results, thus minimizing unnecessary
invasive procedures.

Besins Healthcare
289/92 18th Floor, Homeplace Building
(Thonglor 13), Sukhumvit 55, Klongton Nua,
Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand
Besins Healthcare is a 130-year-old global
pharmaceutical company specializing in innovative
hormonal solutions that safely restore, restart and
regulate fundamental female and male body processes
so the body can perform optimally. A fourth-generation,
privately owned company, originating in Europe, now
headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand. Besins Healthcare
has continuously discovered ground-breaking
technologies to improve patient well-being. It is a world
leader in novel therapies for gynecology and andrology.
Besins Healthcare products are trusted and prescribed
by healthcare professionals in more than 90 countries
throughout the world.

Mobile: +32 (0) 470 64 93 62
Cepheid is a leading molecular diagnostics company
that is dedicated to improving healthcare by developing,
manufacturing, and marketing accurate yet easy-touse
molecular systems and tests. By automating highly
complex and time-consuming manual procedures, the
company's solutions deliver a better way for institutions
of any size to perform sophisticated genetic testing
for organisms and genetic-based diseases. Through its
strong molecular biology capabilities, the company is
focusing on those applications where accurate, rapid,
and actionable test results are needed most, in fields
such as critical and healthcare-associated infections,
sexual health, virology, genetic diseases and cancer.

14 Beit Hillel Street
Tel Aviv, Israel
Data2Life is a healthcare intelligence company that
brings real-world drug safety insights to the healthcare
industry. The company's innovative platform cross
validates and ranks data sourced from multiple big data
sources: Social Media; Regulatory Agencies Reporting
Systems; and Electronic Health Records of over 4.5M
members of Clalit Health Services, one of the largest
integrated HMOs worldwide, unique in having a uniform
and centralized EHR system for 2 decades.
Data2Life's provides risk profiles for individual drugs
and therapeutic classes, with additional insight into
their effects on specific populations and demographic
categories. With this new visibility, pharmaceuticals and
other healthcare organizations can focus research and
clinical trials, strengthen PV practices, reduce regulatory
risk and promote drug safety.

GE Healthcare
Oskar-Schlemmer-Str. 11
80807 München
Tel: +49 (0) 89 / 96 28 10
Fax: +49 (0) 89 / 96 28 14 44
GE Healthcare provides transformational medical
technologies and services to meet the demand for
increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable
healthcare around the world. GE (NYSE: GE) works on
things that matter - great people and technologies
taking on tough challenges. From medical imaging,
software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to
drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing
technologies and performance improvement solutions,
GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great
healthcare to their patients.

Merck Selbstmedikation GmbH
Frankfurter Str. 250 I 64293
Darmstadt Germany
About Merck's Consumer Health Business
Brands of the Consumer Health business, such as
Neurobion®, Bion®, Nasivin®, Seven Seas®, Dolo-
Neurobion®, and Femibion® are innovative leaders
in key markets, backed by science and trusted by
consumers worldwide. The Consumer Health business
is with over 2,600 employees globally active in over 40
markets. Since 2014, the portfolio comprises of brands
with annual total sales of about $ 1 billion. Consumer
Health is a business of the Healthcare business sector
within the Merck Group with global headquarters in
Darmstadt, Germany. For more information please go to