Nova Biomedical develops, manufactures, and sells analyzers in eight product categories:

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About Nova Biomedical

Nova Biomedical develops, manufactures, and sells advanced technology blood testing analyzers. We employ over 1,200 people, with sales and service subsidiaries in eight countries and distributors in more than 91 additional countries. Nova has manufacturing facilities in Waltham and Billerica, Massachusetts; and Taipei, Taiwan. Nova is one of the 25 largest in vitro diagnostic companies in the world and the largest privately owned in vitro diagnostic company in the United States.

Worldwide Market Areas Include:

Hospital Blood Gas and Critical Care Analyzers
Nova Biomedical is the world technology leader in the development of fast, whole blood analyzers to support the care of hospitalized and critically ill patients. Nova analyzers offer the most extensive stat test menus and deliver results in the shortest time at the lowest costs. Nova also provides handheld meter-and-strip based measuring systems for glucose, ketone, lactate, and creatinine point-of-care testing. Whether testing is performed in the central laboratory or in emergency, surgical, critical, or respiratory care areas, Nova analyzers can help to improve patient outcomes while reducing the cost of care.

Chemistry and Cell Culture Analyzers for Biotechnology
Nova manufactures a series of BioProfile® automated cell culture analyzers for rapid analysis of key nutrients, metabolites, pH, gases, and cell density/cell viability.

Self-Testing Diabetes Meters

Nova develops and manufactures blood glucose meters and test strips for self-testing by patients with diabetes. The glucose meters are distributed under the Nova Max® label in the U.S. and Canada, the Menarini label in Europe and the Walgreen's label in the U.S.

Product Development and Manufacturing for Corporate Partners

In addition to Nova products, we develop and manufacture medical devices and diagnostic products for many of the world’s leading healthcare corporations.

Pioneering Technological Innovations

Nova Biomedical has a 40-year history as the world leader in developing whole blood biosensors for clinical and cell culture/fermentation use.

A Global Company

Nova has sales and service operations in 100 countries through Nova subsidiaries or distributors. Nova’s wholly-owned subsidiaries are located in Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, the UK, Japan, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, and the US, with distributors in 92 additional countries. Nova subsidiaries and distributors provide product information, demonstrations, local product inventory, and complete technical support. Whether you are located in North America, Europe, Russia, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, the Pacific Islands, Latin America, or the Indian Subcontinent, Nova can support your point-of-care and critical care testing needs. Nova’s global manufacturing operations take place in four facilities certified by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and are located in Waltham and Billerica, Massachusetts, USA and Taipei, Taiwan. These facilities occupy a total of 420,000 square feet (42,000 square meters) of manufacturing space.

Measurement Technologies Used by Nova Analyzers

Potentiometric (whole blood or plasma), Amperometric (whole blood/plasma or cell culture media), Conductivity (whole blood), Immunochemistry (whole blood or plasma), Spectrophotometric (plasma and cell culture media), Photometric (lysed whole blood), Ellipsometry (saliva/urine), and Imaging (cell culture)

Nova Biomedical Headquarters
United States - Waltham, MA
Nova Biomedical Corporation
200 Prospect Street
Waltham, MA 02454-9141 USA
Telephone: (781) 894-0800
FAX: (781) 894-5915

Manufacturing Sites

United States: Waltham, MA and Billerica, MA
Taiwan - Taipei

Sales Subsidiaries
Brazil - Belo Horizonte
Canada - Mississauga, Ontario
France - Les Ulis, Courtaboeuf
Germany - Mörfelden-Walldorf
Italy - Lainate (MI)
Japan - Minato-ku, Tokyo
Spain - Barcelona
Switzerland - Zurich
United Kingdom - Runcorn, Cheshire

International Dealers

91 Dealers Worldwide






International Sales Support Offices
Africa - Hamburg, Germany
Asia Pacific - Hong Kong, China
Central & South America - Miami, FL, USA
Eastern Europe - London, United Kingdom
Middle East - Dubai, UAE
Russia - Hamburg, Germany
Western Europe - Siena, Italy




Working At Nova

We practice our core values of mutual respect, honesty, and integrity throughout Nova. With a strong sense of family in the workplace, we are proud that one third of all our employees have been with us for over 10 years.

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Nova Biomedical Corporation
200 Prospect Street
Waltham, MA 02454-9141 USA
Telephone: 781-894-0800
Fax: 781-899-6259

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Corporate Headquarters

200 Prospect Street
Waltham, MA 02454-9141 USA
Tel: 781-894-0800
Fax: 781-894-5915
Order Services/Customer Support: 800-822-0911
Technical Support: 800-545-NOVA (6682)
Sales Department: 800-458-5813
International Fax: 781-894-5915


Contract Manufacturing Division

Dan Ouellette, Director, Manufacturing Engineering
Tel: 781-647-3700 Ext. 495
Fax: 781-891-4806


Nova Biomedical Diagnósticos Médicos e Biotecnologia Ltda Nova Biomedical Brazil
Rua Massena, 107, Jardim Canadá
Nova Lima – MG – Cep: 34007-746
Tel: (55) 31 3360-2500


Nova Biomedical Canada, Ltd.
17-2900 Argentia Road
Mississauga, Ontario
L5N 7X9 Canada
Tel: 905-567-7700
Toll Free: 800-263-5999
Fax: 905-567-5496


Nova Biomedical France
Parc Technopolis
Bât. Sigma 3 Avenue du Canada 91940
Les Ulis Courtaboeuf, France
Tel: (33) 1-64 86 11 74
Fax: (33) 1-64 46 24 03



Nova Biomedical GmbH
Hessenring 13 A, Geb. G
64546 Mörfelden-Walldorf
Tel: +49 6105 4505-0
Fax: +49 6105 4505-37





Nova Biomedical Italia Srl
Via Como 19
20045 Lainate (MI)
Tel: +39 02 87070041
Fax: +39 02 87071482



Nova Biomedical K.K.
Mita 43MT Building-7F
13-16 Mita 3-chome
Tokyo 108-0073, Japan
Tel: +(81)3-5418-4141
Fax: +(81)3-5418-4676



Nova Biomedical Iberia:
SC Trade Center III, local B-10
Av. Corts Catalanes 9-11
08173 Sant Cugat, Barcelona
Tel.: +34 935531173



Nova Biomedical Schweiz GmbH
Herostrasse 7
8048 Zürich
TEL: +41-41-521-6655
FAX: +41-41-521-6656


United Kingdom

Nova Biomedical U.K.
Innovation House
Aston Lane South
Runcorn, Cheshire
Tel: +44 1928 704040
Fax: +44 1928 796792


International Dealers

Nova has sales and service operations in 100 countries, with distributors in 92 of those countries. Distributors provide product information, demonstrations, local product inventory, and complete technical support.