About Biolytix / General inquiries

What is Biolytix AG?

Biolytix AG is an independent specialty laboratory specializing in molecular and microbiological analysis.

When was Biolytix AG founded?

Biolytix AG was founded in 1998.

Which accreditations does Biolytix AG have?

Biolytix AG is accredited according to ISO 17025.

What are the opening hours of Biolytix AG?

The opening hours of Biolytix AG are as follows:

Monday – Friday
08:00 – 17:30

What are the core competencies of Biolytix AG?

Biolytix AG is specialized in molecular biological and microbiological analytical methods such as: real-time PCR, ELISA, etc.

What types of analyses does Biolytix AG specialize in?

Biolytix offers a range of analyses, including hygiene, food, environmental and genetic analyses.

Which international markets does Biolytix work with?

Biolytix works with customers in key international markets from its headquarters in Switzerland.

How can potential partners get in touch with Biolytix?

Potential partners may contact Biolytix through the contact form on their website or through other contact information provided.

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How does Biolytix handle the data I enter in the contact form?

Biolytix adheres to strict privacy and data security standards. Detailed information can be found in the privacy policy.

Do I have to agree to the terms and conditions and privacy policy to make a request?

Yes, you must agree to Biolytix’s Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy when submitting a request via the contact form.


What is sampling?

Sampling is the collection of a sample (e.g., water, soil sample, tissue, or swab) for analysis or testing for specific analytes.

How should I prepare for sampling?

The preparation depends on the type of sample. Always follow the instructions provided or contact us to discuss sampling.

Important: correct sampling is crucial for a representative result and good analysis quality in the laboratory.

Sample transport and logistics

Where should I send the samples?

Samples can be sent to our main address. We also accept samples in person during opening hours.

Biolytix AG
Neumattweg 16
4243 Dittingen

For sample deliveries outside opening hours, please contact us in advance.

How should the samples be transported?

Specimens should be transported in suitable containers at the required temperature.

If you need containers (such as flasks or clearing tubes), please contact us in advance.

Some samples may need to be refrigerated, while others should be transported at room temperature.

How soon should the sample arrive at the laboratory after collection?

Ideally, samples should arrive at the laboratory as soon as possible to ensure accuracy. However, the acceptable duration depends on the type of sample.

Microbiological samples that are to be prepared on the same day must arrive before 3 pm.

Can I transport the sample myself?

Yes, samples can also be transported by themselves, provided that the required temperatures are maintained.

What happens if a sample is not transported correctly?

Improper transport may compromise the integrity of the sample, resulting in inaccurate results or requiring retesting.