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BBI Solutions OEM Limited

The Courtyard, 73 Ty Glas Avenue, CF14 5DX Cardiff
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Telephone +44 2920 747232
Fax +44 2920 747242

This company is co-exhibitor of
The Gambica Association Limited


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MEDICA 2016 hall map (Hall 1): stand F26

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MEDICA 2016 fairground map: Hall 1

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 03  Diagnostics
  • 03.02  Immunochemistry (Immunology)
  • 03.02.15  Rapid tests - Immunochemistry
  • 03  Diagnostics
  • 03.02  Immunochemistry (Immunology)
  • 03.02.15  Rapid tests - Immunochemistry
  •  Pregnancy tests

Pregnancy tests

  • 03  Diagnostics
  • 03.02  Immunochemistry (Immunology)
  • 03.02.15  Rapid tests - Immunochemistry
  •  Infectious disease tests

Infectious disease tests

Our products

Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry


Our antibodies cover a wide range of disease areas and are tried, tested and trusted by leading laboratories across the world. BBI is at the forefront of innovation and technology and is constantly looking at new production methods to ensure reliable supply.

Find out why customers use BBI’s monoclonal, recombinant fab monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies as essential reagents in their diagnostic assays…

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Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry


For over 60 years BBI Solutions has delivered consistent, high quality enzymes to the global diagnostic and research markets.

Our enzymes are renowned for their high levels of activity and purity, batch-to-batch consistency and proven performance in a variety of critical diagnostic applications – so our customers can be confident that their assays will perform consistently time after time.

Find out why the world’s leading manufacturers put their trust in BBI…

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Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry


At BBI Solutions, our business is built on high quality products and outstanding customer partnerships.

BBI Solutions is a leading manufacturer of essential reagents used in the production of diagnostic test kits, controls, calibrator solutions and life science research.

A flexible range to suit your needs

Our catalogue range of proteins covers a wide range of biomarkers including autoimmune, cardiac, cancer, acute phase and inflammatory, infectious disease, hormones and cytokines and renal markers.

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Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry

Gold Nanoparticles

At BBI Solutions, our business is built on high quality products and outstanding customer partnerships.

For over 25 years BBI has served the global diagnostic and life science markets, supplying high quality nanoparticles and fully optimised gold conjugates, delivering reliable assays and consistent results time after time.

Gold nanoparticles
BBI’s gold nanoparticles are used in more than 400 million assays every year.

Our unique manufacturing technique guarantees consistent particle size and shape, with minimal batch to batch variation to help save you time and money.

Custom conjugation service
Alongside our world famous gold nanoparticles, BBI’s complementary and specialised custom conjugation service delivers optimised products for sensitivity and specificity that meet your needs time and time again.

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Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry


At BBI Solutions’ Biobank (BBI Biobank), our business is built on high quality products and outstanding customer partnerships, and based on ethical considerations and customers’ specific requirements.

For decades, BBI Solutions has been supplying essential biological raw materials and clinical samples to the diagnostic and research industries. We are trusted partners in working with some of the world’s largest diagnostic companies and academic researchers, bringing efficiency, simplicity and veracity to their testing situations.

Disease State Plasma
Our human disease state plasma units are collected, screened, processed, stored and shipped to you based on ethical considerations and customers’ specific requirements. Our disease state plasma units are available as recovered plasma or serum, plasmaphoresis or plasma exchange with patient consent and ethical approval as relevant. We source directly around the world, with a local presence in three continents, and store material at our HTA licensed UK facilities in Kent.

Normal Plasma/Serum
Alongside our highly characterised disease state plasma, BBI Solutions collect and supply customised normal serum and human plasma products in bulk, to complete our package for clinical chemistry control manufacturers. We are able to offer plasma in a selection of anticoagulants in custom packaging and bulk quantities, subject to volume requirements, lead times and availability.

Patient Samples
BBI Solutions provides clinical patient samples ideal for research, new product development, internal QC and validation. Our clinical specimen are available for a wide range of markers and diagnosis as customised samples cohorts, as well as clinical sample panels that we have defined around specific applications in mind. Our certificate of analysis detail demographic data, measured analyte levels, methods and diagnosis based on customer specifications. Our anonymised patient samples are either remnants or collected with donor consent under ethics approval for assay validation purposes.

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Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry


BBI Solutions now offers CellAdvance, a range of cell culture proteins designed for use in biopharmaceutical and advanced cell therapy production.

CellAdvance provides a secure supply of consistent quality and affordable proteins, whether you are working on small-scale research or in large-scale clinical production.

Recombinant Trypsin
CellAdvance GMP Grade recombinant trypsin available in liquid and powder form for gentle and efficient dissociation of adherent cells.

Human Platelet Lysate (hPL) Solution
CellAdvance human platelet lysate (hPL) Solution is an ideal alternative to fetal bovine serum in animal-free cell culture systems.

Medical Grade Soluble Bovine Collagen
CellAdvance high purity pepsin-treated medical grade soluble bovine collagen, available in two convenient concentrations and suitable for GMP cell culture and scaffolding.

Human Transferrin
Human transferrin is an essential iron-binding and transport protein for use in in-vitro serum-free cell culture, available in a variety of iron levels.

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Product category: Rapid tests - Immunochemistry

Lateral Flow Test Development

Whether you are looking to improve an existing assay, develop a new assay, need a manufacturing partner with or without full regulatory ownership and post market support, we offer an end to end, modular solution that will allow you to deliver a robust, reliable result to the global market place.

Lateral flow test development 
We have over 25 years’ experience developing qualitative, semi quantitative and quantitative assays using the latest detection technologies including fluorescence, latex, metallic and paramagnetic nanoparticles.

Whether you require our complete outsourced service or just an initial feasibility analysis, we can help.

OEM lateral flow test manufacture 
Whether you are a start-up company looking for a partner to manufacture your assay, or a fast growing company under pressure to meet increasing demand, our manufacturing service will deliver the results you need to fulfil your customers’ expectations.

Next generation lateral flow
At BBI, we’re committed to developing or finding the latest technologies and innovations to improve assay performance.

We have an unparalleled technical skill set and access to the latest performance enhancing platforms and technologies to help our customers make the best test possible.

Introducing BBI’s Morffi™ signal enhancement technology: An evolution in assay performance
Morffi is a novel conjugation blocking technology, developed in-house by BBI scientists. It provides an increase in sensitivity and improves assay performance when compared to existing gold conjugation methods.

Morffi is offered as part of BBI’s lateral flow development service. By working with BBI you can deliver truly next generation performance into the hands of your customers with:

Up to 10x more sensitivity
Improved signal intensity
Faster time to results

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Company news




Nov 10, 2016

Up to 10-fold increase in assay sensitivity – discover Morffi™ at MEDICA 2016

BBI Solutions will be showcasing its Morffi™ signal enhancement technology on Stand F26 in Hall 1 at MEDICA 2016. This year’s exhibition, which takes place in Dusseldorf from the 14th to the 17th of November, will give delegates a chance to explore this innovative technology and learn about the complete range of high quality raw materials and services the company offers to the IVD industry.

Morffi technology can improve performance for lateral flow immunoassays by increasing signal intensity and sensitivity up to 10-fold, as well as offering a faster time to result. Visitors to the stand will be able to discuss the potential of this novel conjugate blocking method, which is offered as part of BBI’s lateral flow development and OEM manufacturing services. The event will also be one of the first chances for customers to see the company’s recently extended portfolio, including a range of disease-specific antibodies and the new CellAdvance™ range of cell culture reagents. This expanded product offering represents an unparalleled source of high quality raw materials for the IVD market, backed by 30 years of BBI expertise in the lateral flow market. And if you still can’t find what you’re looking for, speak to the team about the company’s custom end-to-end assay development services, helping you to go from initial concept to final manufacture and beyond.

Join BBI Solutions on Stand F26 in Hall 1 at MEDICA 2016 to learn more about the future of lateral flow technology, or visit to pre-book an appointment with the team.

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About us

Company details

BBI Solutions is a leading supplier of biological raw materials and finished test platforms to the in-vitro diagnostic market. We have grown from a small specialist company to a global business with manufacturing sites spanning three continents.

We deliver exceptional products and services that people ultimately rely on to enjoy a better quality of life.

Our range of raw materials includes antigens, antibodies, enzymes and serum and plasma products. We manufacture world renowned labels for lateral flow and ELISA, including our gold nanoparticles, horseradish peroxidase and alkaline phosphatase. Our glucose oxidase is used in over 5 billion blood glucose monitoring test strips every year.

We offer end to end outsourced development and manufacturing services across a number of lateral flow and related platforms. Over 25 years, we have successfully completed more than 250 projects. Using the latest technologies and platforms, customers have come to rely on BBI to deliver next generation assay performance.

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