Founded in 2001, Alere innovate and produce rapid diagnostic tests. Alere’s infectious disease products and services focus on infectious diseases such as HIV, malaria, syphilis, e.coli and influenza. Their cardiometabolic products focus on factors and conditions including cardiac markers, glucose and HbA1C, cholesterol levels, blood gases, and home monitoring for VAD and oral anticoagulation. Their toxicology products focus on drug and alcohol testing, visual-read screening devices, laboratory tests and immunoassay reagents. Alere’s company headquarters are based in Waltham, Massachusetts, USA.