We are a competent, cohesive and committed work team that seeks to innovate permanently. Because we also work in the laboratory we understand the difference that the best inputs and equipment can make in the work of a human team of excellence. We constantly encourage our employees to maintain their commitment to service, quality and technology to exceed the expectations of our customers.
What do we do
GrupoBios S.A. is a company with more than 30 years of history, dedicated to the development, manufacture, distribution and commercialization of reagents, supplies, equipment and computer solutions for the market of diagnostics, science, education and industry.
It is dedicated to the commercialization of biomedical equipment, reagents, supplies and software for diagnosis in the areas of human and animal health
Bios High Tech
It focuses on the commercialization of laboratory equipment, supplies, reagents and software for the diagnostics, science, education and industry markets.
It is responsible for manufacturing the diagnostic reagents developed by GrupoBios.
It provides computer solutions for laboratories in the clinical, scientific and industrial fields. Development of connections and integrations are made at the request of the client.
Professional technical service for warranty equipment, maintenance programs and specialized emergency service 24x7x365.
Administration and Finance is integrated by the areas of Accounting, Computing and Human Resources. We have a solid team of 20 people; whose function is fundamental to project the company into the future on solid and reliable bases.
Logistics and Warehouse efficiently coordinates all the processes that allow us to dispatch our products in a timely manner (imports, stock of products, warehousing, etc.) understanding the essential that it is to comply with the established times.
Quality Quality is the fundamental pillar that guides our way of working. We are an ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certified company and some of our products developed and manufactured by GrupoBios are approved by the European community. We have a dedicated department to constantly evaluate our processes and improve ourselves day by day to deliver the best in quality and service.
The Production Department is responsible for the manufacture of the products developed by GrupoBios. It brings together a cohesive group of professionals and technicians committed to deliver products that meet international quality standards.
Our sales team is made up of more than 60 professionals from both the science and health area and the computer area. All of them are biochemists, medical technologists, computer scientists or those from other related careers that allow them to be trained in each of the lines and technologies we offer. GrupoBios reaches the entire country directly from Arica to Punta Arenas, with local executives in the largest cities, who personally know their clients and visit them periodically.
We also have a Sales Assistance area, dedicated to meet the daily needs of our customers from our offices.
The Technical Service of GrupoBios is committed to an excellent service for each of the lines of the equipment it sells. It has a solid team of specialized technicians and trained to meet the requirements of our customers. Being the first in service is our mission.
In 1986, it was founded BiosChile Ingeniería Genetica S.A. and through it, they have created solutions for biotechnology that until then did not exist in Chile. Today its main shareholders are:
Dr. Pablo Valenzuela Valdés
Biochemist of the University of Chile and Chilean businessman, known for being one of the pioneers in the development of biotechnology in the country and in the world. He obtained the National Prize of Applied and Technological Sciences of Chile in 2002.
Among his main contributions, he participated in the creation of the vaccine against the Hepatitis B virus, the discovery of the Hepatitis C virus and the development of a process to produce human insulin from yeast. In addition, under his direction, scientists cloned and sequenced the HIV virus.
At the same time of creating and directing research centers oriented to the development of science and technology in the Chilean productive sector, he founded GrupoBios, one of the leading biotechnology companies in Chile and is co-founder of the biotechnology company Chiron Corporation, a leading company at the international level world. In 1997, he also established the Science for Life Foundation, from which he has directed research aimed at producing scientific and technological innovations in Chile.
In his international career, he has held positions such as consultant to the United Nations Industrial Development Organization and adviser to the United States Congress in the Office of Technological Evaluation. He has also been a member of the panel of scientific advisors of the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology of the United Nations. He currently holds the position of Director of GrupoBios.
He currently holds the position of Director of GrupoBios.
Dr. Arturo Yudelevich Sirota
Biochemist from the University of Chile; PhD in Molecular Biology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York; Post Doctorate at the Medical Research Council in Cambridge, England and specialist in microbiology and molecular genetics with numerous publications in the area of replication of microorganisms and molecular structure. Member of the Biology Society of Chile, Society of Biochemistry of Chile, Society of Genetics of Chile and American Society for Microbiology.
He is a full professor at the Faculty of Biological Sciences of the Pontifical Catholic University and has been a consultant for the United Nations and also Director of the Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Faculty of Biological Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile; He was also Director of the diagnosis and vaccines section of the National Committee of Biotechnology and Co-founder of Grupo Bios S.A., of Austral Biologicals and of Cia. Industrial de Alginatos. Founding Member of FELAEB, Latin American Federation of Biotechnology Companies.
He currently holds the position of Chairman of the Board.
Bq. Cetna Skorin Milovic
Biochemistry of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile that since its inception in the academic area focused its interest in the development of applied science in Chile through various projects in the area of health.
She joined GrupoBios in 1992, participating in the development of a large number of diagnostic products that are successfully marketed in Chile and around the world, including reagents for blood typing; ELISA assay for Chagas; assay for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori; Kits for obtaining platelet concentrates and kits for obtaining stem cells from bone marrow.
Its greatest strength lies in twenty-five years of successful experience in the manufacture and sale of diagnostic reagents in Chile and abroad, incorporating quality systems ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 into the processes.
For 10 years she has been the General Manager of GrupoBios S.A. during which it has formed an excellent team of expert professionals who together have made GrupoBios one of the main providers of comprehensive solutions for the area of Health and Sciences. Cetna Skorin is also Director of the Association of Suppliers of the Health Industry, APIS AG.