Project summary

VIDA BIOTECHNOLOGY produces kits for in vitro diagnoses aimed for clinical analysis laboratories.  It works in five different branches: Chemical Clinic, Rapid tests, Latex, Immunoturbidimetry and Hematology. VIDA is a part of the HABITAT, business incubation program managed by of Biominas Brasil and is invested by Criatec I Fund.

Incubator’s support

At HABITAT Business Incubation, VIDA has found physical and technological infrastructure for setting up its laboratory; has been oriented by the program’s distinctive methodology for planning, monitoring and qualifying (courses and advising) focused on five concentrations: entrepreneur, technology, market, management and capital; and has access to mentoring and to a vast business network.

Results

  • Construction of its own laboratory with approximately 350m²;
  • Launching of products and expansion of the market;
  • Consolidation of administrative, productive and technical teams;
  • Licensing of 71 products at the National Agency for Sanitary Surveillance.

“HABITAT understood the potential of our products. Their facilities and infrastructure were crucial for launching our products onto the market.”