BioDNA, has officially opened its laboratory at the Life Sciences Park. BioDNA follows both GMP and ISO 17025 standards in forensic DNA testing, paternity testing, microbiological food testing, water testing, bacterial identification and bird sexing by DNA technology.
To ensure quality, BioDNA Ltd participates in routine interlaboratory testing by Collaborative Testing Services Inc., and CAP proficiency testing. For food testing and water testing BioDNA Ltd participates in proficiency testing
The lab will also form part of the Malta Laboratories Network which will ensure that sciece labs in Malta will be used to their full potential.
The lab will be headed by Dr Marisa Cassar, who has over seven years of experience in molecular genetics, DNA profiling and sequencing.