Committed to making rapid tests accessible and reliable.

A New Vision for Rapid Tests

A recognised leader in IVD with over 50 years of experience and expertise, bioMérieux is committed to improving public health worldwide, including fighting infectious diseases and viruses, and identifying markers that signal a health-related change within the body. First Line Biology is bioMérieux's vision for rapid diagnostic tests (RDT), a concentrate of the company's know-how in workflow and good practices, and in meeting high quality standards.


A First Answer on the front line of the Diagnostic Process

bioMérieux Rapid diagnostic tests solutionsA logical extension to its offer,
our First Line Biology solutions represent bioMérieux's engagement to meeting the needs of laboratories and organisations involved in public health, for more complete rapid test solutions. Product ranges VIKIA® and bioNexia® provide a reliable first answer, helping healthcare professionals to improve their workflow and optimise their budget, their own time and their patients' time.

Widening the Scope of Rapid Tests

First Line Biology solutions are a first answer by microbiologists for microbiologists. It has been created as a solution for a specific part of the diagnostic process, taking into account its needs: urgency, reliability and quality. By making it easier to administer a test and integrate into workflow, bioMérieux helps to spread good working practices.

First Line Biology™ is a bioMérieux Quality Endorsement

The First Line Biology range of rapid tests follows the same quality policy as any other bioMérieux product: it meets all quality processes and standards. Quality control is stringent from suppliers to raw materials to fabrication to stock. Both external and internal audits take place to ensure standards are being met. First Line Biology guarantees bioMérieux quality inside.