RNA Day with ThermoFisher

24th September

RNA Day with ThermoFisher

featuring TATAA’s Mikael Kubista

Come to ThermoFisher’s event and explore the exciting World of RNA, featuring
next-generation sequencing (NGS), qPCR, microarrays and more!

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday,September 26
Time: 09.00 – 12.00

Location: Uppsala Science Park,
Hubben, Dag Hammarskjölds
väg 38

Conference room: Room 7

Free seminar.

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Press release – TATAA Biocenter and Arbor Biosciences Announce Strategic Partnership

12th September

Arbor Biosciences and TATAA Biocenter Announce Strategic Partnership for NGS and Synthetic Biology Products in Europe

Ann Arbor, Michigan and Göteborg, Sweden September 12, 2018 – Arbor Biosciences, a U.S-based company specializing in next generation sequencing (NGS) target enrichment and synthetic biology, announces their partnership with TATAA Biocenter, the world´s foremost organizer of hands-on training in molecular analyses and Europe´s leading provider of genomic services. This strategic partnership will expand both Arbor’s and TATAA’s presence in Europe through TATAA Biocenter’s distribution and support of Arbor’s NGS and synthetic biology products in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic. TATAA will also incorporate Arbor’s NGS products in their popular NGS training courses offered throughout the year in various European locations.

“Our customers request professional tools for the entire NGS workflow from sample preparation and quality control to library preparation, sequencing, and data analysis. With Arbor´s target enrichment kits, we can help our customers improve cost performance of targeted sequencing.” says Mikael Kubista, President and founder of TATAA Biocenter.

Arbor Biosciences will provide reagents and support to Tataa Biocenter for their educational course concerning NGS applications, as well as technical expertise for TATAA’s role as a partner of the Cancer-ID and SPIDIA consortia, striving to standardize NGS analyses in molecular diagnostics on global level.

This strategic partnership helps expand the utility of Arbor Biosciences’ NGS sample products into key applications, such as liquid biopsy analysis, agrigenomics and personalized medicine. The gene synthesis and cell-free protein expression portfolio will support the fast-growing synthetic biology market in industry and academia across Europe. We are excited to partner with a respected organization like TATAA Biocenter who can deliver hands-on training and commitment to personalised customer service which Arbor is known for” says Matthew Hymes, Marketing Director of Arbor Biosciences.

About Arbor Biosciences

Arbor Biosciences is a development and manufacturing company owned by scientists founded to serve our peers in molecular biology applications. We are a passionate organization of scientists determined to deliver cost-effective, user-friendly products to researchers of genetics and synthetic biology. The team at Arbor Biosciences prides themselves on providing exceptional customer service and timely technical support to new or advanced users on our array of products. We routinely collaborate with our customers and research partners to develop innovative solutions to address their unique applications.

About TATAA Biocenter

TATAA Biocenter is the world’s largest organizer of hands-on training in molecular analyses, Europe’s leading provider of nucleic acid analysis services, and Scandivia’s most comprehensive distributor of products for nucleic acids analysis. TATAA Biocenter offers hands-on training in all aspects of molecular analyses, biomarker research, and validation from experimental design, sample preparation, quality control, analysis and modelling. Through its laboratories in Göteborg, Sweden, and Prague, Czech Republic, TATAA Biocenter supports its clients with products for a full range of nucleic acid and protein analyses and services in compliance with ISO17025 standard. In 2013 TATAA Biocenter was presented the Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership as Best-in-Class Services for Analyzing Genetic Material. For more information, see www.tataa.com or contact us on services@tataa.com.


Contact for Arbor Biosciences:

Matthew Hymes

Arbor Biosciences

+1 734 277 7101



Contact for TATAA Biocenter:

Andrew Gittins

TATAA Biocenter

+46 31 7615700



For CANCER-ID, see: www.cancer-id.eu

For SPIDIA, see: www.spidia.eu

Train Smarter with TATAA!

7th September

Receive a free NutriFitness test by Life Genomics. Personal dietary advice, lifestyle and physical activity recommendations based on information about your genetics that will help you to a more active and healthy life.

Click here to see offer

Molecular microbiological identification and typing in collaboration with RISE

7th September

2 days theoretical course inclusive laboratory experiment, 9000 SEK/attendee (excluded VAT). The course fee includes tuition, course materials, lunch, beverage, light snack, and fruits. Course fees DO NOT include accommodation, airfare or other travel costs.

Read more & Registration

Start Autumn with a TATAA Discount!

7th September

TATAA Biocenter are proud to present a time limited offer of a 50% discount on all of our TATAA GenMaster Mixes. During September and October you will have a chance to try out this great product for an even more affordable price!

Click here for more info.

CTC-derived AR-V7 detection as a prognostic and predictive biomarker in advanced prostate cancer”

24th August

Read Emmanuel Antonarakis excellent review CTC-derived AR-V7 detection as a prognostic and predictive biomarker in advanced prostate cancer in Expert Review of Molecular Diagnostics.

AR-V7 and also other cancer biomarkers are easily tested for using the AdnaTest Prostate and TATAA GrandPerformance cancer assays.

Join Dr Kubista’s talk “GenEx Software – The Complete Solution for qPCR Data Analysis”

24th August

Join Dr Kubista’s talk “GenEx Software – The Complete Solution for qPCR Data Analysis” at the RNA Day organized by ThermoFisher in Copenhagen, Sept 10.

During this event, you’ll learn about the latest products, tips and resources to
help maximise your success in gene expression profiling, pathway analysis,
detection of fusions, microRNA analysis and biomarker discovery. We’ll help
you find the gene expression solution that matches your unique needs.

>Course flyer


Single Cell Europe 2018 Final Call

15th August

Single Cell Europe 2018 Final Call

We would like to cordially invite you to the upcoming conference, “Single Cell
Europe”, which will be held from 20-21st of September 2018, in the BIOCEV
Center, Vestec, Prague.


Free 1 Day Digital PCR hands-on course

7th August


Free 1 Day Digital PCR hands-on course – Courtesy of STILLA Technologies

TATAA Biocenter, in collaboration with Stilla Technologies, are very pleased and honored to organize a free digital PCR course in Gothenburg, Sweden.

5th September 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden

Course schedule


  • 9.30 am : Course registration
  • 10 am : Presentation: The unique strengths and advantages of digital PCR” (Mikael Kubista, founder TATAA Biocenter)
  • 11 am : Coffee break
  • 11:30 am : Talk by Alexandra Martin (Stilla Application Specialist)
  • 12.30 am : Lunch break
  • 2 pm : Hands-on digital PCR experiment set-up in the lab (mix preparation and loading of the Sapphire chips).
  • 2.30 pm : Advanced training : digital PCR applications and software training
  • 4.10 pm : Coffee break
  • 4.40 pm:  Reading & Data analysis

Launching of the reading of the Sapphire chips in the lab

Analysis using Crystal Miner software & Crystal Reader

Roundtable discussion : impressions, feedback and applications on the Naica System

  • 6 pm : End of course

Click here for course registration.


Projektledare Bioteknik

5th July

Projektledare – Bioteknik

TATAA Biocenter AB är ledande i Europa inom RNA, DNA och proteinanalyser med qPCR, digital PCR, NGS och mikrochipteknologier. Vi erbjuder utbildningar inom molekylär diagnostik globalt, ackrediterade analystjänster till industrin och teknisk support till akademiska och statliga laboratorier. Vi har utvecklat flera egna produkter för qPCR analys, särskilt inom kvalitetssäkring, och kompletterat med produkter från andra leverantörer. Idag har vi ett av marknadens mest kompletta utbud av qPCR och NGS produkter i Sverige med överlägsen teknisk- och applikationssupport. Vi behöver nu stärka vår tekniska serviceverksamhet och söker projektledare till verksamheten i Göteborg.

Placering och Ansvar

  • Tjänsten är placerad i ”Commissioned Services Operations” (CSO) gruppen direkt under CSO chefen
  • Du planerar projekts genomförande innefattande tidsåtgång och kostnad
  • Du har totalansvar för projekts genomförande, även projekt utförda av flera personer
  • Du ansvarar för sammanställning av resultat och rapportering till kund



  • Planera projekts utförande
  • Uppskatta kostnad och tidsåtgång för projekt
  • Leda genomförandet av laborativa mätningar innefattande provberedning, RNA/DNA/Protein-analys, och databearbetning.
  • Sammanställa resultat och rapportera till kund
  • Instruera och föreläsa i laborativa utbildningar


Vem är du?

  • Du är disputerad eller har motsvarande erfarenhet
  • Du har mycket goda kunskaper om molekylära metoder
  • Du är tekniskt intresserad
  • Du är mycket kunnig inom nukleinsyreanalys och har kunskaper inom qPCR och NGS teknik
  • Du är kvalitetsorienterad
  • Du har mycket god laborativ vana
  • Du är bra på att kommunicera såväl i tal som skrift på engelska och svenska
  • Du är resultatorienterad och van att ta ansvar
  • Du är kundorienterad
  • Du trivs med att leda andra i deras arbete


Provanställning kan vara aktuell
Tillträde: enligt överenskommelse

Sista ansökningsdag: ansökan emotses snarast, dock senast 2018-08-31. Vi kommer att ta in för intervju löpande.

Ansökan inges via email med ansökningsbrev, cv, examensbevis inkl. betygsutdrag och kontaktinformation till referenser


CSO chef Jens Björkman
VD Mikael Kubista

TATAA Biocenter
Odinsgatan 28
411 03 Göteborg

E-mail and telephone
Mail: jens.bjorkman@tataa.com
Tel: +46 31 761 57 00