Meridian Biosciences manufactures, markets and distributes a broad range of innovative diagnostic test kits, purified reagents and related products, as well as bio-pharmaceutical enabling technologies. Utilizing a variety of methods, these products provide accuracy, simplicity and speed in the early diagnosis and treatment of common medical conditions, such as gastrointestinal, viral, urinary and respiratory infections. Meridian diagnostic products are used outside of the human body and require little or no special equipment. In addition, Meridian is a supplier of rare reagents and specialty biologicals along with proteins and other biologicals used by bio-pharmaceutical companies engaged in research for new drugs and vaccines. The company markets its products to hospitals, reference laboratories, research centers, veterinary testing centers, physician offices and diagnostics manufacturers in more than 60 countries around the world.