QSM Diagnostics Inc

QSM Dx sells diagnostic mail-in kits and instruments to veterinarians that provide them with diagnostic testing results faster and with less work.

  • Stage Product In Market
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Boston, MA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2014
  • Employees 6
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website QSMdiagnostics.com

Company Summary

QSM Diagnostics is fundamentally changing how infections are diagnosed and treated by veterinarians. Our patented technology allows veterinarians to provide better treatment for their patients and helps mitigate the spread of antimicrobial resistance. Sales are B to B to C via veterinary practices. QSM has 2 product lines, FetchDx mail-in kits for pre- and post- visit diagnostic testing, and the Otter eQ platform for testing at the point of care.


  • Founder & CEO

    Leading QSM Diagnostics since 2017. PhD in bioengineering, tenured associate professor in chemical engineering at Northeastern University. 15+ years experience in sensors, diagnostic testing, lab-on-a-chip technology development.

  • Chief Veterinary Officer

    With over 20 years of experience in the animal health industry, Dr. Bowman leads veterinary education and manages customer relationships. Dr. Bowman earned her VMD from UPenn School of Veterinary Medicine. She spent the last 14 years involved in management of multi-unit practices.

  • Anne Laffin
    Director of Marketing

    Anne is an experienced startup marketing strategist and manager. Anne leads the marketing and advertising efforts for QSM Diagnostics. She brings over 15 years of experience to the team in marketing and advertising and has previously launched products in the companion animal space.

  • VP of Business Development

    Tom has over 20 years of experience in animal health sales. He has led multiple startups in this market from $0 to >$1M in annual sales.

  • Director of Operations

    Project management, R&D professional with over 20 years experience in project management, R&D operations, regulatory and delivery. Breadth of experience spans biotechnology start-ups to large corporations to leading academic institutions across the agriculture, aquaculture, wastewater treatment and human health sectors. Initiative-taker, influencer, motivator, collaborator. MBA in Project Management.


Previous Investors

  • Bolt
    Jonathan Hakakian

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