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Biolin Scientific

  • Christina Rubenhag


Biolin Scientific develops, manufactures and markets analytical instruments for research, development and quality control. The company’s largest market niche is nanotechnology, primarily materials science, cell analysis and biophysics.

In 2015 sales amounted to SEK 227m and EBITA to SEK 8m. Average number of employees 115.

Development 2016

(From Ratos's interim report January-June 2016)

  • Negative sales trend of -18% due to low demand in both Analytical Instruments and Drug Discovery. Declining profitability as a result of weak sales
  • During the period, the new product Q-Sense Initiator was launched within Analytical Instruments, which is expected to contribute favourably in the long term

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