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Rapid Test Development
DCN’s rapid test development services range from short feasibility studies up to full scale development and manufacturing.

 

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Industrial Design & Engineering
The engineers at DCN can design user-friendly sample collection devices and custom cartridges for your rapid diagnostic test.

 

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DCN Education Labs
DCN can help you become a lateral flow expert during our custom, hands-on education and training course.

 

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Strategic & Technical Consulting
DCN offers consulting support at any stage of rapid test development.

 

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Manufacturing Transfer & Support
DCN simplifies the manufacturing transfer by customizing our approach to fit your needs.

 

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Products
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Successful development of an IVD product requires experience and expertise. Lateral flow assays are no different. DCN showed us that they have both the experience and expertise to assist with the transition from ELISA to lateral flow.

James V. SniderPh.D., President, Critical Diagnostics, San Diego, CA

The experience, expertise, and expert network of DCN has allowed FABPulous to transform a novel technology concept into a simple, easy, and intuitive-to-use product, where truly “Form Follows Function.

Diederik EngbersenCEO, FABPulous, Maastricht, Netherlands

DCN was a tremendous resource for our assay development needs. [Their team leader] is one of the foremost experts in the field, and his knowledge and expertise contributed to the successful development of our patented flow-based detection system, Veriflow™.

Nicholas A. SicilianoCEO, Invisible Sentinel, Inc., MA, USA

Articles, News & Events

Make or Buy an Antibody?

Make or Buy an Antibody?

To develop an immunodiagnostics test, you need an antibody. Assuming you’ve done your homework to specify the characteristics of the antibody you need, a classic business decision must be made: do you make the antibody, or do you buy it?

COMMON ASSAY DEVELOPMENT ISSUES  (And How to Avoid Them!)

COMMON ASSAY DEVELOPMENT ISSUES (And How to Avoid Them!)

When beginning any assay development program, you must consider a number of factors before you are on the road to a finished product. Between reagent selections, regulatory requirements, controls, sample collection, cassette design, and end user requirements, details can slip through the cracks. Even the smallest missed detail can halt progress and delay your development timeline.

DCN Dx and QIAGEN Lake Constance Announce Rapid Testing Innovation Award

DCN Dx and QIAGEN Lake Constance Announce Rapid Testing Innovation Award

DCN Dx and QIAGEN Lake Constance are pleased to announce the second Rapid Testing Innovation Award. The award, which includes a cash prize of $10,000, will be presented at the 2019 Advanced Lateral Flow Course in October. The award recognizes the best innovation in rapid point-of-care assays or the most creative application for rapid assays during the past year.

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