About us

About us

Q-linea develops and delivers innovative solutions for the diagnosis of infectious diseases, with a keen focus on improving sepsis treatment while reducing antibiotic resistance

Q-linea develops and delivers innovative solutions for the diagnosis of infectious diseases, with a keen focus on improving sepsis treatment while reducing antibiotic resistance

Q-linea is a company that develops innovative solutions for improved infectious disease diagnostics. The company focuses on developing instruments and consumables that benefit patients, healthcare providers and society. Q-linea develops and delivers solutions for healthcare providers, enabling them to diagnose and treat infectious diseases in the shortest possible time. The company’s leading product, ASTar®, is a fully automated instrument (AST, antibiotic susceptibility testing, which produces a sensitivity profile from a positive blood culture within three to six hours. This is 24 to 40 hours faster than current diagnostics.

Founded in Uppsala

Q-linea was founded in 2008 by scientists from the Rudbeck Laboratory at Uppsala University, together with Olink AB and Uppsala University’s holding company, UUAB. Today, Q-linea comprises an interdisciplinary, highly motivated team that operates out of state-of the-art, customised facilities in Uppsala Science Park.

Q-linea is a company that develops innovative solutions for improved infectious disease diagnostics. The company focuses on developing instruments and consumables that benefit patients, healthcare providers and society. Q-linea develops and delivers solutions for healthcare providers, enabling them to diagnose and treat infectious diseases in the shortest possible time. The company’s leading product, ASTar®, is a fully automated instrument (AST, antibiotic susceptibility testing, which produces a sensitivity profile from a positive blood culture within three to six hours. This is 24 to 40 hours faster than current diagnostics.

Founded in Uppsala

Q-linea was founded in 2008 by scientists from the Rudbeck Laboratory at Uppsala University, together with Olink AB and Uppsala University’s holding company, UUAB. Today, Q-linea comprises an interdisciplinary, highly motivated team that operates out of state-of the-art, customised facilities in Uppsala Science Park.