İontek was founded in 1997. It has been one of Turkey’s pioneering companies in oligonucleotide production, DNA sequencing service and diagnostic products. Iontek produces high quality molecular diagnostic tests and services, making use of advanced techniques and information systems.
İontek operates under ISO 9001: 2008 and ISO 13485: 2012. The design and production facilities are certified under Full Quality Assurance route of the In Vitro Diagnostic Devices Directive 98/79/EC.
İontek develops and produces a wide range of diagnostic Real-Time PCR tests in the field of molecular microbiology and molecular genetics.
-Awarded by Istanbul Chamber of Commerce: “Best Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise in Technological Application” in 2005.
-Completed 6 R&D projects which were founded by Turkish National Science Foundation Grants in the fields of Bioinformatics and Molecular Genetics between 2006 – 2012, 4 projects are in progress.
-It has the largest market share among local manufacturers in the field of IVD Kits using Real-Time PCR platform (Market share about %10).
-More than 40 IVD CE marked products on the market.
-In July 2013 the R&D facility have been moved to Istanbul Technical University Technopak.