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DDL Diagnostic Laboratory

Contact Details

DDL Diagnostic Laboratory

Visseringlaan 25, 2288 ER Rijswijk

Wilco Knetsch

+31 (0)88 235 3333

Hotel Description

DDL Diagnostic Laboratory (DDL) is a state-of-the-art laboratory specialized in (molecular) diagnostic testing and diagnostic assay development. DDL performs (molecular) diagnostic testing on behalf of pharmaceutical companies and clinical laboratories, within the complex framework of preclinical studies and Phase II-IV clinical trials. DDL’s Diagnostic service unit provides you with rapid processing of samples at top quality with superior service.

DDL offers a number of key molecular diagnostic services for important viruses & bacteria using a wide array of technologies. One of our key technologies is Next Generation Sequencing, this technique is currently used in a variety of DDL projects including variant calling for HBV, HCV and Influenza virus as well as whole genome bacterial sequencing and microbiome analyses. Our team of bioinformaticians offer state-of-the-art and custom-made analysis on:

  • Genome assembly
  • Taxonomy and phylogenetical analysis
  • Comparative genomics: variant calling
  • Microbial profiling analyses: 16S amplicon analysis
  • Whole metagenome shotgun sequencing analysis

DDL is based in Rijswijk, the Netherlands and has a core team of ~150 quality-minded employees with proven scientific and clinical laboratory experience.

  • Biomedical & health
  • Metagenomics
  • Microbiome
  • Virology
  • Molecular diagnostics
  • Bioinformatics

Expertise and Track Record

43500985014 From cancer epigenomes to DNA methylation assays for cancer detection and staging with J. Gribnau (Erasmus MC).

We offer our molecular diagnostic services, including next generation sequencing, under ISO-certified conditions, and are compliant with FDA guidelines on data analysis and reporting.

We have extinsive experience and a track record in virology.

DDL offers microbiome analyses of various body sites (respiratory, skin, gut, urinary tract and vagina). 



Hotel Characteristics

  • Illumina Miseq
  • Hamilton Microlab STAR Line

ISO-9001 & ISO-15189:2012