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London, ON(January, 2012)Diagnostics Biochem Canada Inc., has been named the recipient of London’s featured company award for the month of January by the City of London and the London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC).
Founded in 1973 by Dr. G. Dumont in London, ON, Diagnostics Biochem Canada (DBC) is a manufacturer of in vitro diagnostic test kits. More specifically, DBC is the manufacturer of Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assays (ELISAs) that are able to quantify the level of specific molecules in human blood samples.
DBC is located in South London and began with only a few staff. It has grown over the past three years to approximately double its workforce to 19 employees with plans to hire more qualified individuals and move to a larger facility to meet the growing demand for its products.