BioVitrum`s history

2016
2015

Turnover LLC "BioVitrum" amounted to 2 billion rubles for the year

BioVitrum became a finalist of the competition “The best Innovative Product”in the framework of the VIII St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum 2015

Got a reward from the Russian Society of Pathologists for contribution to the health of the Russian Federation, as the Russian manufacturer

Became a member of the Saint-Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry and got a Commendation for contribution to the St. Petersburg economy, as a result of the company activities in 2015

Rewarding the grant winners, established jointly with the Foundation for the Support of Education and Science of the Nobel Prize laureate, Academician Zh.I. Alferov

Strengthening the policy of interaction with public authorities. BioVitrum was held several working meetings with representatives of Administration link and non-profit organizations

Starts additional medical education courses to improve level of professional education, skills and professional training in "Histology" and "Laboratory diagnosis"

А new partner - BioVitrum is the official distributor of TriFoil Imaging company in Russia and Kazakhstan

Became a distributor of Bio-Rad products in Life Science Research

BioVitrum is the official distributor of bioMerieux in Russia

Published a manual for technicians, entitled "Histotech's summary"

Participated in more than 100 scientific events: conferences, seminars, exhibitions. Organized and conducted its own seminars, training courses, workshops, etc.

2014
2013

Helped to develop the first educational laboratories using Nikon light microscopes, together with the partner Nikon Europe

Reached further partnership agreement with the president of Nikon Instruments Europe, Sumio Eimori

CELL MARQUE – a new partner – producer of antibodies and consumables for IHC

Installed bacteriological analyzer for blood cultures VersaTREK, Trek Diagnostic Systems

Installed the first Andor Revolution WD in Russia

Opened with the Alferov Fund a new branch of "Life Science" to provide grants for the development of Science and Education

Established the first nCounter station for the digital analysis of nucleic acids in Russia

Named Best Performing Distributor of Sakura Europe for 2013

Participated in more than 30 scientific events with reports, presentations of products and workshops

Organized and hold of its conferences and seminars with international participation

2012
2011
2010

Won 70% of tenders for Government Oncology Projects

Quality control management added to our distribution service

Equipped Barnaul Oncology Center "Nadezhda" with hi-tech oncology diagnostic devices

Telemarketing department added as our marketing service becomes more aggressive

Microbiology and Sterilization market penetration

Branch Office added in Novosibirsk, Russia to handle the eastern part of Russia

Won the sailing regatta Land Rover Cup 2010

Attracted leading business consultants to make our workflow more efficient

2009

Won 50% of tenders for Government Oncology Projects

Equipped the Republican forensic medical examination bureau in Yakutsk

R&D Department added to assist in developing new markets and new technologies

Installed first Tissue-Tek® AutoTEC® Automated Embedder by Sakura (Japan) in Samara Regional Children Oncologic Dispensary

Product Specialist Group added for their product expertise and to be the core of our business

Agreement with Roche Group on exclusive rights for Roche Tissue Diagnostics products sales and marketing in Russia

Immunohistohemistry and Cytology market penetration

Won "Attractive employer - 2008" title

Implemented CRM system to improve quality of customer service

2008
2007

Regional expansion across Russia and CIS countries begins

Marketing department added as our distribution service expands

Large warehouse added due to heavy growth of our consumables turnover

Customer Service department added as business grows and we become more customer-oriented

2006

Moscow Head Office added

Launched manufacturing of histology stains

2005

BioVitrum begins to expand

First independent penetration of Histology market

Technical support service added to our distribution service

2004

First ERP and business engineering system implemented in order to standardize and streamline our workflow

2002

Began our manufacturing unit with ready to use embedding media for histology

2001

BioVitrum founded in St. Petersburg with Logistics and Sales departments