Business Team

The management team consists of internationally experienced scientists, sales professionals, project managers and business development managers.

Dr. Christian Zilch, Dr. Sonya Faber and Dr. Wilhelm Gerdes bring experience with project management of complex projects in the area of diagnostics and are well-acquainted with competing technology platforms. While Dr. Zilch is responsible for overall management, Mr. Bernhard Faber LL.M. manages through the parent company Bioville GmbH the financing and administrative aspects of the firm. 

He is additionally responsible for legal and tax matters in his position with the parent company. He has had responsibility as an attorney and a management consultant for many small and medium sized firms in different phases of the firm life-cycle from initial establishment to IPO. Dr. Sonya Faber and Dr. Wilhelm Gerdes are co-founders and shareholders of the group and support the company from an advisory position.


BMBF-Project MinoLab

Magna Diagnostics will provide a novel PoC magnetic-bead-based lab-on-a-chip diagnostic platform called "MAZER system" that is rapid, portable, easy to perform and reliable. The system will consist of a single-test “disposable” and an “analyser”. The analyser consists of the mechanic and electronic components that control the processes on the disposable, which is a microfluidic cartridge, acquires and manages the data, and displays the final results.

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EU-Project e-BRAINS: Best-Reliable Ambient Intelligent Nano Sensor Systems

Best-Reliable Ambient Intelligent Nano-sensor Systems e-BRAINS represent a giant leap for outstanding future applications in the area of ambient living with the ultimate need for integration of heterogeneous technologies, high-performance nano-sensor devices, miniaturization, smart wireless communication and best-reliability. e-BRAINS with minimum volume and weight as well as reduced power consumption can be utilized in ambient living systems. Successful market entry of such innovative ambient intelligence products will be determined by the performance improvement achieved and the cost advantage in relation to the total system cost. The basic requirement for robustness and reliability of the heterogeneous integration technologies and the nano-sensor layers is in the focus of all e-BRAINS developments.