Founded in 1998 by Dr Stéphane EIMER, Biogroup is today a major player in medical biology in France, Belgium and Luxembourg (also established in England, Spain and Portugal). Biogroup is at the forefront in the fight against Covid-19. It is the leading group of independent private biologists and the second largest in Europe, with more than 1,600 medical biology sites, of which more than 800 are located in the Ile-de-France, Picardie, Grand-Est, Rhône-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Corsica, Limousin, Pays de la Loire, Centre and Brittany.

Every day, more than 100,000 patients are received in Biogroup laboratories, which offer a range of more than 2,000 routine and specialised biological examinations, carried out in situ on regional technical platforms.

More than 11,000 employees and approximately 1,000 biologists are committed to performance, continuous service improvement and technological innovation. Biogroup laboratories specialise in routine and specialised analyses: biochemistry, haematology, haematocytology, haemostasis, immuno-haematology, microbiology, immunology, autoimmunity, genetics and cytogenetics, molecular biology, allergy, reproductive biology etc.

Biogroup's objective is to be a leading French biology laboratory in the service of your health throughout France and beyond. The group has been built through various creations, mergers and integrations of structures.

Biogroup, a 20 year old story: 805 laboratories integrated from 1998 to date in France

  • 1998: Creation of the 1st laboratory by Stéphane Eimer in Alsace
  • Before 2015: Regional leader in the French Grand-Est region
  • 2015: National expansion with the acquisition of Biolam-LCD in Ile-de-France
  • 2016-2020: National leader with more than 50 acquisitions in France
  • Q4 2020: First steps on the international stage with the acquisition of the Belgian leader in medical biology
  • 2021: European expansion in Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and the UK

In numbers

average rate of COFRAC accreditation
25 %
market share in France
and 1,000 biologists
patients a day
technical platforms (14 specialized
in medically assisted procreation)

Biogroup values

Biogroup is the first French group owned and managed exclusively by biologists, whose business knowledge and professionalism constitute its strength. Driven by common values of expertise, innovation, excellence and proximity, Biogroup is building the future by uniting around a common project: to increase the efficiency of the diagnosis in order to treat patients faster.

Biogroup wishes to provide a high quality and local service to all of its patients.

To do this, each employee adheres to the values defended by Biogroup:

  • Competence and independence
  • Service and proximity
  • Quality and innovation
  • Respect and commitment

To fulfill its values, Biogroup promotes quality and continuous improvement as a fundamental to all its employees on a daily basis.

Competence and independence

By cultivating team spirit and making “the power of the team” a key word, Biogroup focuses on maintaining team spirit, they enable each employee to contribute to the success of the group individually and collectively. We guarantee their level of excellence through periodic evaluation, the provision of high-performance documentation and continuous training adapted to professional development.

Quality and innovation

The implementation of a quality management system whose objective is the constant search for improvement, the selection of the most efficient technology, the use of computer systems that collect, process and disseminate information whilst guaranteeing the security, integrity and confidentiality of data. These are elements we implement into our management system assuring a high level of service to our customers.

Service and proximity

We guarantee a personalised welcome and individual care for all our patients allowing us to conduct an individual approach ensuring a high quality practice of medicine.  By promoting permanent exchanges with our correspondents (prescribers, nurses, etc.), we actively participate in the medical diagnosis. We provide optimal and local service for our patients through an extensive geographical coverage in the areas we operate and the delivery of results in a narrow timeframe.

Respect and commitment

Biogroup actively contributes to the promotion of our profession and the defense of its image by participating in the various unions and representative bodies of the profession. By creating a relationship of trust and mutual respect between partners and all stakeholders (employees, patients, correspondents, suppliers, etc.) we place human relations and respect as key values.