Babson Diagnostics

A new vision for diagnostic blood testing.

Babson Diagnostics —
A medical technology company with a new vision for diagnostic blood testing.

At Babson Diagnostics, we are working to improve our customers’ health by making diagnostic blood testing more convenient, accessible, and human.

Our proprietary technology is designed to produce accurate diagnostic results from small capillary samples collected at convenient retail locations and analyzed at a CLIA-certified clinical laboratory.

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Person-centered preventive care

accurate diagnostic results


Get the right answers. Technology designed to produce diagnostic results your doctor can trust for your annual physical exam and decisions about your care.

convenient pharmacy locations and hours


Test your blood, not your patience. Retail pharmacies are closer to you, open longer hours, and don’t make you wait all day.

affordable diagnostic tests


Lower prices, shown upfront, with no surprise bills. Eligible to be covered by insurance when tests are ordered by your doctor.

empowering control of your health


Take control of your health. Order your own tests without a prescription (where available), get same-day or next-day results that are easy to understand, and track your personal health goals.

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More with less

Technology designed to produce diagnostic test results with less than one-tenth the blood

We make every drop count with:
  • Collection technology designed to draw fingertip samples as small as a pea.
  • Sample handling technology designed to reduce the amount of blood that is wasted by 93%.
  • Analytical technology designed to increase the information gained from a given amount of blood by 35%.
  • Proprietary ecosystem designed to produce results that are clinically equivalent to those from traditional venipuncture.
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Executive and medical leadership

Led by diagnostics industry experts. Dedicated to scientific integrity.

Eric Olson

Eric Olson

Founder, CEO

Previously serving as VP of Portfolio & Product Management for Siemens Healthineers’ central laboratory business, he was globally responsible for portfolio strategy, product management, and R&D budget allocation.

James Donnelly, PHD, DABCC, FCACB, FAACC

James Donnelly, PhD, DABCC, FCACB, FAACC

Chief Scientific Officer

Former Chief Scientific Officer of Siemens Healthineers’ Diagnostics division, where he was the Global VP for the Medical, Clinical, Scientific, and Statistical Affairs groups.

Dr. Alan Wu, PhD

Dr. Alan Wu, PhD

Scientific Advisory Board Member

Professor of Laboratory Medicine at UCSF and Chief of Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology Laboratories at San Francisco General Hospital. Was awarded the AACC Outstanding Contributions to Education Award in 2002 and the IVD Technology’s Top Ten Persons in the IVD Industry in 2005.

Dr. Susan A. Evans, PhD

Dr. Susan A. Evans, PhD

Scientific Advisory Board Member

Principal and Founder of BioDecisions Consulting. Is a former president of AACC and was honored with AACC’s Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine in 2017.

Dr. Robert H. Christenson, PhD, DABCC, FACB, FACC

Dr. Robert H. Christenson, PhD, DABCC, FACB, FACC

Scientific Advisory Board Member

Professor of Pathology and Medical and Research Technology at the University of Maryland as well as Medical Director of Core Laboratories. Is also a former president of AACC and serves as Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine.

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Upholding scientific rigor

Babson Diagnostics is a Science-first company named in honor of Art Babson, who revolutionized diagnostic science with a focus on producing accurate, repeatable results. We are founded on the principle that scientific rigor can never be compromised.

Prior to commercialization, we are working with local and national retail pharmacies to validate our technology by conducting clinical studies intended for peer-reviewed publication.

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