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ARL Group Acquires EcoDiagnostics

We are very pleased to announce that ARL Group, who invested in EcoDiagnostics Group 3-years ago, has purchased the business operations of EcoDiagnostics.

The operations, staff and management of EcoDiagnostics will continue to be based at ARL Group’s laboratory facility in Welshpool, as will co-founders Mark Castalanelli and Jason Ledger, who will be providing ongoing technical and service support.

Mark and Jason have purchased the business operations of Xytogen and XytoVet, the rapidly expanding Human and Animal Diagnostics arm of EcoDiagnostics Group, which is also based at ARL Group’s Welshpool facility.

About EcoDiagnostics

EcoDiagnostics has established itself as a market-leader in Molecular Diagnostics through the development and application of DNA-based technology in the areas of water, food, air and hygiene.

The state-of-the art NATA-accredited laboratory is fully equipped with the latest in automated robotic technology for DNA extraction, amplification and analysis, using techniques such as PCR and real-time PCR, DNA barcoding and DNA meta-barcoding. EcoDiagnostics’ laboratory facility also includes a fully-contained Microbiological culture suite and Allergen testing laboratory.

ARL Group will be applying the proven technical and service capabilities of EcoDiagnostics, to ensure that our clients receive the full-benefit of our integrated-laboratory services across Chemical, Occupational Hygiene, Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostics.


For more information please contact us at ARL Group on (08) 6253 4444:

David Sneddon, CEO

Kim Rodgers, GM

Doug Todd, Laboratory Manager