BioGX, Inc. is a global molecular diagnostics company that has been focused on the health and safety of communities all over the world from its inception in 2007, originally developing tests for Water Quality, Food Safety and Pharma Quality Control. The company has since grown into a formidable contender in the molecular diagnostics industry, leading the way for simple yet superior molecular diagnostics testing.
Sweet Home Alabama
Headquartered in Alabama, USA, BioGX’s American footprint allows for the manufacture of custom-designed, platform agnostic Sample-Ready™ reagents for Laboratory Developed Tests (USA only). Using real-time PCR, BioGX makes molecular testing easy for labs with its novel Sample-Ready™ approach to LDTs, which enable a lab to specify its choice of test and receive a high-performance mix of all the necessary reagents, primers and probes, lyophilized and in one tube without the need for refrigeration. The proprietary Sample-Ready™ technology is at the core of the company’s worldwide offerings across clinical, food safety, pharma and water quality testing.
A Global Reach
Wholly owned subsidiary, BioGX BV, is located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and boasts a large portfolio of CE-IVD marked tests, spread across a wide variety of infectious diseases ranging from COVID-19, respiratory to sexual health, enteric pathogens, drug resistance, meningitis, transplant and tropical disease. With our Global Partnership Initiative, we can supply the rest of the world with our products, fast and effectively.
All BioGX reagents are fine-tuned to ensure the highest performance in any lab setting, even outer space, where our products are currently used in the International Space Station. Through continuous innovation our team of scientists aim to make RT-PCR as simple, robust and efficient for laboratories all over the world.
We have assembled a highly talented management team with decades of individual experience successfully developing and commercializing innovative clinical and molecular diagnostic products.
Shazi Iqbal, Ph.D.
Dr. Iqbal has over 20 years of experience building healthcare technologies and businesses in business development, corporate sales, global marketing and product development. Read more
Shahin Iqbal, Ph.D.
Dr. Shahin Iqbal is the President and Chief Operating Officer at BioGX. He has over 25 years of experience in clinical molecular diagnostics. Read more
Richard Innenberg joined BioGX in 2022 as consulting CFO. Mr. Innenberg has over 30 years of experience in finance and the medical device industry. Read more
Michael Vickery, Ph.D.
Dr. Vickery founded BioGX in 2007 and served as President and CEO until 2011. Read more
Prior to joining BioGX, Mr. Hughes led efforts for a diverse range of companies with the development and implementation of certified quality management systems. Read more
Mr. Blackstone has served at BioGX in various senior R&D and quality management roles prior to his current position. Read more
Robert Martinez, Ph.D.
Dr. Martinez has over 20 years of experience in molecular biology, and is responsible for Business Development and Scientific Affairs at BioGX. Read more
Bill Standwill has over 25 years of experience in the diagnostics and medical device industry. He joined BioGX in 2023 as Global Head of Commercial Read more
Mr. Merchant brings over 20 years of experience in digital technology, e-commerce, and software product management in various industries. Read more