Meridian Bioscience manufactures, markets and distributes a range of diagnostic test kits, purified reagents and related products. These products aid in the early diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal, viral, urinary and respiratory infections. They are used in hospitals, reference laboratories and physicians' offices in more than 60 countries on a daily basis. Some of Meridian s achievements include being named among Forbes Best 200 Small Companies on five separate occasions, and it earned ISO 13485 certification in 2004. Meridian Bioscience maintains its headquarters in Cincinnati. The company is traded on NASDAQ.