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Redefining the boundaries of autoimmune testing with innovative systems and reagents 




Who we are 

Inova Diagnostics is a privately held company headquartered in San Diego, California.  The company was founded in 1987, and has over 360 team members around the world.  We are leaders in the development and commercialization of new autoimmune technologies and diagnostic markers.  We manufacture IVD systems and reagents that are used in clinical laboratories and hospitals around the world. 


For more than 25 years, the Inova Diagnostics team has collaborated with clinical researchers to develop biomarkers that help advance the care of autoimmune disease patients. We are redefining autoimmunity, leveraging our innovative spirit to deliver solutions that anticipate the needs of laboratories and improve the efficiency and quality of testing.


Our comprehensive portfolio of systems and reagents supports diagnosis, stratification and monitoring of complex disorders such as connective tissue disease, rheumatoid arthritis, antiphospholipid syndrome, vasculitis and celiac disease.


Inova Diagnostics is part of Werfen, a global leader in IVD with a long term commitment to providing high quality, innovative solutions for hospitals and clinical laboratories to enhance patient care.   Werfen companies include Inova Diagnostics, Instrumentation Laboratory, Biokit and Systelab.


Our mission and vision 

We help labs improve the way patients are diagnosed, monitored and treated through the detection of autoantibodies. 


At Inova Diagnostics, we wish to be the first choice of hospitals and labs for autoimmune testing. 


We accomplish this through a strong team of capable people, a persistent focus on customers and quality, and by leading the field with new product innovation


Our values 

The foundations of our company are people, quality and leadership.  Below are the values we nurture within the team, and characteristics we look for in new team members

                                        Integrity                                  Quality oriented

                                        Humility                                  Customer focused

                                        Accountability                        Innovative


Our approach to building the Inova Diagnostics team 

At Inova Diagnostics, we understand and value the unique perspective and different skillsets that each team members brings to our business.

We recruit highly talented individuals who are aligned with our values and are driven to achieve outstanding results. We look for team members who take a long term view, and seek an opportunity for interesting and fulfilling work. 

Inova Diagnostics has a firmly embedded talent development and retention strategy that supports our team members from the day they join us to the day they retire. Part of that strategy is to provide structure, support and resources for our team members to learn, grow and develop successful careers at Inova Diagnostics.

As an Inova Diagnostics team member, you will have access to:


Our team members are our most valued asset and our goal is to providing a challenging work environment and opportunities for growth within the team.



Werfen is recognized as a leader in creating, producing and marketing innovative, high-quality healthcare solutions.  We do business in a responsible and ethical manner and with a commitment to sustainable development, respecting the needs of the individual, society and the environment.

The Werfen Code of Ethics provides clear and simple guidance for our business behavior and shares the values and language we use and agree upon on a daily basis.  



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