Welcome to neotem Bioanalytics

Exploring the Invisible: TEM expertise for powerful sample analysis

neotem Bioanalytics: Focused on precision

Neotem Bioanalytics which is also known as the “Zentrum für Ultrastrukturelle Diagnostik” (ZUD), is a private business entity and is part of the “Institut für Innovationstransfer an der Universität Bielefeld GmbH” (IIT-GmbH). The ZUD was founded in 1999 and was rebranded "neotem Bioanalytics” in 2023 to reflect a new and modern chapter in the long company history.

Neotem Bioanalytics focuses on electron microscopical services for the biotech and pharmaceutical industry under GMP-Guidelines implemented by the European Union. The company currently has under ten employees and is located at Universitätsstraße 25, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany.

Our team of passionate and dedicated researchers has a combined experience of over 40 years in electron microscopy and we have united this knowledge with our expertise in cell culture technology, virology and quality assurance to create our unique company make up.

Key Staff


Ashley Stephen Layland

Project Director Head of GMP Project Management

Dr. Dietrich Bäumer

Project Director

Dr. Uwe Kahmann

Project Director

Dr. Ann-Cathrin Voß

Project Manager

Stephanie Champion

Quality Assurance Manager

Priv.-Doz. Dr. rer. nat. Holger Jahr

Scientific Consultant