About Abingdon Health

Abingdon Health is a UK based company, with facilities in Birmingham and York, which offers a complementary portfolio of innovative products and services to the rapid diagnostic, healthcare, research, food and agriculture, and defence industries worldwide.

Abingdon Health’s core expertise lies in the development and manufacturing of rapid lateral flow assay diagnostics and reader systems, and this is demonstrated by their rapid diagnostic products Seralite®, Pocket Diagnostic®, and PCRD. With Abingdon Health’s ability to develop its own diagnostic products they are meeting the growing international market need for simple, faster and more accurate diagnostic tests by deploying expertise and engaging with a network of partners, stakeholders and industry experts to identify and deliver new opportunities.

As well as producing rapid diagnostic products, Abingdon Health’s contract services team provide assay development services on behalf of a wide range of customers. Taking lateral flow assay and reader projects from initial concept all the way through to transfer to production where the finished product becomes incorporated into routine, large scale, manufacturing. Abingdon Health’s lateral flow assay manufacturing facility in York is certified to ISO13485:2003 for the supply of contracted services to third parties for the development and manufacturing of lateral flow immunodiagnostic medical devices, and uses the most advanced automated manufacturing and assembly equipment, all of which is housed in environmentally controlled laboratories to ensure the highest quality product.

To complete this wide ranging portfolio, Abingdon Health’s laboratory services department located in Birmingham offer a specialist range of analytical services and custom synthesis of biochemicals. Analytical services include clinical assays such as urinary steroid profiling for adrenal tumours and other steroid disorders, and protein analysis methods such as amino acid analysis and protein sequencing. Abingdon Health’s custom biochemicals service includes peptide synthesis, DNA oligo synthesis, and custom antibodies for research or commercial use.

Abingdon Health’s Board of Directors and senior management team hold significant industry experience, with a proven track record across the diagnostic, healthcare and life science industries, to lead the company to global success.