Arcis Biotechnology is a chemistry-based producer of critical components used in lab tests and in the products of other companies. Arcis’ chemistry simplifies sample preparation workflows, from collection, viral inactivation, transport, extraction of nucleic acids from cells, and preparation for analysis.
By removing steps from workflows Arcis expands capacity, reduces costs of equipment and kits, improves consistency of results with lower operating skill requirements and training. Arcis has been adopted by the military for the detection of biothreats and has introduced chemistry-based products that simplify viral inactivation, transport and sample preparation for SARS-CoV-2 testing. Arcis is expanding its presence in fast-growing molecular analysis markets in research, diagnostics, and pharma.
Arcis is ISO 13485 certified, has introduced CE-IVD marked products, and is institutionally funded by Calculus Capital.