Company presentation Company activity starts in 1986 as a distributor for several laboratory diagnostic kits manufacturer companies and as a local distributor in Lombardia (Italy) of HIV virus diagnostic kits for Dupon Multinational. After 1 year from Company opening, activity extends itself to C Hepatitis diagnostic kits line, with a big increase of product presence on the market. Exclusive Innogenetics distributors until 1999. From 1993 company organization grows better with Customer's assistance service. In 1999 we've introduced in Italy the first C Hepatitis detection kit of second generation made by United Biotech Company. In the following three years period NLM organizes workshops and Customer's training. These activities lead NLM Company to reach and keep significant market positions. Simultaneously NLM starts with lab and quality control activities to ensure itself a technological-scientific autonomy. In 1996 NLM obtained, first and only one in Italy, the AIDS rapid test kit registration (CAPILLUS HIV1/2), from ISTITUTO SUPERIORE DELLA SANITA'. In 1997 we start with production activity. In 1998, after two years period of company management system reorganization, the company was certified with ISO 9002:1994 normative. From 2000 NLM is leader in coagulation market (molecular biology). In 2001 we start with R&D activity, above all on molecular biology products. In 2003 NLM was certified with ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 13485 normative. Simultaneously, we obtained CE Label for our products pursuant to CE directive 98/79 (D.Lgs.332-2000).