Porträt von zwei selbstbewussten und positiven Wissenschaftlerinnen im Labor.

Connected through
Acting together.

The Association of the Diagnostics Industry represents diagnostics manufacturers and life science research companies in Germany.

The laboratory analytics, self-tests and other products of our member companies identify health risks, detect disease states and document treatment progress. All over the world - whether for chronic illnesses, infections or preventive care.

Connected through diagnostics. Acting together.

Latest news

New in the VDGHThe Lab GmbH

We welcome our new member company "Das Lab GmbH" from Munich. It will be a new member of the VDGH from May 1, 2024.
The Association of the Diagnostics Industry (VDGH) expressly welcomes the German government's plans to pass a law on the improved use of health data…

Facts & Figures


are currently represented by the VDGH
as a trade association.

billion €

turnover was generated by the diagnostics
and LSR industry
in 2023.


of all VDGH member companies
are affected by the shortage of skilled workers

Press releases

IVDR deadline extensionImportant step, but not enough

The Association of the Diagnostics Industry (VDGH) welcomes today's decision by the European legislator to extend the transitional phase for the…
The Verband der Diagnostica-Industrie e.V. (VDGH) is deeply concerned about the latest decisions of the Evaluation Committee on the reimbursement of…

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