4bases kits work on all first generation and next generation systems. Current 4bases kits for breast, ovarian, colorectal, lung and thyroid cancer are designed to identify genetic anomalies of the cancer to direct drug therapy decisions. 4bases has developed also a kit for the investigation of hereditary mutations involved in breast and ovarian cancer predisposition. In addition, 4bases will design and produce diagnostic assays based on NGS technology for no oncological diseases. 


Companion diagnostic assays in oncology

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CE-IVD data analysis software

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4bases S.A. is a company founded in 2013 to develop and produce CE IVD companion diagnostic tests for oncological diseases. The company is certificated ISO 13485 by Kiwa Cermet Italia S.p.a..

4bases has its head office in Manno, Ticino, Switzerland.  4bases S.A. has an italian branch, 4bases Italia Srl, that manufactures molecular diagnostic kits on behalf of 4bases S.A..


The Mission of 4bases is bring effective personalized medicine to global health by translating genomic research into clinical applications, providing cost effective, clinically valid and diagnostically applicable NGS platform independet solutions. 



 Our Team


Giorgio Gatta
Chief Operating Officer
and Co-founder


Dott. Giorgio Gatta founded 4bases SA in 2013 with Dott. Fabio Grandi. Since then Giorgio has been leading the development of the company, recruiting the right talents and executing innovative business models.











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Fabio Grandi
Chief Technical Officer
and Co-founder


Dott. Fabio Grandi founded 4bases SA in 2013 with Dott. Giorgio Gatta. Fabio oversees all technical aspects and technological resources of 4bases SA for the purpose of organisational growth. He establishes the technological vision for the organisation and leads the company's technological development.









Elena Bertani
Marketing Director


Elena Bertani coordinates marketing and communications activities. At 4bases SA, her work is dedicated to creating awareness about the company’s products and success, and promises of Next Generation Sequencing for patients. Elena contributes to the marketing strategy by defining product positioning, value proposition, key benefits and targeted clusters.








Chief Financial Officer


Giampiero brings more than 30 years of senior level, hands-on management experience as CFO and Director, as consultant of international industrial companies operating in several sectors, VP Finance EMEA of an Emerson division, CFO of Bausch & Lomb, financial manager in charge of post-acquisition integration and restructuring in Edizione and audit manager in Ernst Young.  Giampiero earned a degree in business administration from the University La Sapienza (Rome) and he is member of the Italian Chartered Accountants Board and of the Italian Statutory Auditors Board.

For any inquiries,
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4bases SA

c/o Tecnopolo Ticino
Via Cantonale 18
CH-6928 Manno, Switzerland

4bases Italia S.r.l.
Italian manufacturing branch

Via San Contardo 27
27040 Campospinoso, Italy