The story about NimaGen

NimaGen was founded in 2011 under the Biolegio Holding by Ruud van der Steen (CEO Biolegio) and Joop Theelen (former Application- and Product Development Scientist at Applied Biosystems).


As a young and dynamic company, specialized in life sciences applications for R&D and diagnostics, we are dedicated to deliver premium quality products for the Molecular Biology sector.


One of our strong featuring product ranges is our complete portfolio of Capillary Electrophoresis kits and consumables, covering the whole workflow of DNA Sequencing and fluorescent Fragment Analysis applications, from core PCR reagents and primers, cleanup solutions, sequencing kits and instrument consumables.


With our >15 year experience in DNA analysis, our application scientists are ready to support customers with state-of-the-art knowledge and service.


By combining our in-house manufacturing with distribution of premium brands, Nimagen provides the complete solution for many molecular biology labs. Some of our featured brands are:


  • Alpaqua Liquid Handling, USA: World leader in Magnetic Separation Devices
  • GenoMed Biotech, Switzerland: CE-IVD labeled diagnostic kits
  • Biolegio, NL: Premium quality DNA synthesis