FoodChain ID -former Genetic ID Inc. – was founded in 1996 in Fairfield, Iowa, USA as one of the world’s first commercial GMO analysis laboratories. Additional labs were soon opened in Japan and Brazil. FoodChain ID Testing GmbH was founded in Augsburg in 2001 and is accredited to DIN EN ISO / IEC 17025.
FoodChain ID Testing maintains a global laboratory network and licenses its technology to other laboratories organized in the Global Laboratory Alliance.
FoodChain ID Testing has been involved in the analysis of food and feed since its founding and has always been one of the international market leaders in the field of GMO analytics.
The current services at FoodChain ID Testing GmbH include
- GMO analysis
- Allergen analytics
- Plant and animal species determination
- DNA barcoding
- contract research
- Consulting Services