Presentation of the company
Kibion is acquired by the French independent company Mayoly Spindler. This acquisition will strengthen both companies’ position globally and generate outstanding synergies within the Gastro field where Mayoly Spindler today alread has a strong position and product portfolio.
Kibion is acquired by a team of Swedish investors and business developers. The team has a solid background as owners and business leaders in the fields of diagnostics and treatment of gastroenterological diseases.
Through this investment Kibion will be able to strengthen its operations and continue to grow years to come.
Wagner Analysen Technik GmbH becomes Kibion GmbH.
Kibion becomes ISO 13485 certified.
Kibion acquires the German company Wagner Analysen Technik GmbH (WAT). This turns Kibion into a complete solutions provider of both breath tests and instruments, with a leading position in Helicobacter pylori tests.
WAT was founded by Dr. Günter Wagner in 1990. IRIS™ instruments can be used in breath tests for the diagnosis of a number of disorders affecting the gastroenteric and hepatic systems, as well as in other areas of internal medicine. More than 20 tests can currently be run on the IRIS™ system, among them Diabact® UBT. There are today over 650 analyzers in use at diagnostic instritutions and laboratories across the world.
Kibion acquires Noster AB, thus adding the Heliprobe® System to the product portfolio. Through the acquisition of Noster, Kibion becomes a complete solution provider for 14C-urea breath test for diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori.
Kibion was founded as a subsidiary to the Swedish pharmaceutical company Orexo AB providing one product, Diabact® UBT.
Vision and Business idea
Kibion’s vision is to be first in mind, first in choice.
Kibion’s mission is to be the global market leader in urea breath tests.
Kibion develops and markets high quality diagnostic urea breath tests, supported by a full service commitment, to health care professionals in order to improve patient treatment and health.
Kibion’s diagnostic tests are patient- and user friendly, reliable and trustworthy, and are supplied via a global network of dedicated and specialized distributors.