About Accelerate

Purpose built to revolutionize the microbiology lab

Building new technology and tests that accelerate lab results and drive better clinical outcomes for patients with serious infections

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  • Fast iteration. Fast learning.

    From microbiology and analytical chemistry, to parallel computing and machine learning, we stay ahead of the curve by leveraging the latest advances science has to offer.

  • Experience and skill with purpose.

    When you hire people of exceptional skill and experience and align their efforts toward a compelling mission, fantastic things happen.

  • Freedom with responsibility.

    We value professional freedom and look to our teams for self-awareness, initiative, intrinsic motivation and flexibility to drive results. Our extraordinary productivity is achieved through personal responsibility and commitment toward our mission, not by command and control management structures.

    “If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the people to gather wood, divide the work and give orders. Instead teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.” -Antoine de St. Exupery

Fast Facts

Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. is an in vitro diagnostics company dedicated to providing solutions for the global challenge of antibiotic resistance and hospital acquired infections. Established in 1987, the company began research activity for microbiology solutions in 2004 and relaunched in 2012 as Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. to develop and commercialize its first diagnostic platform.

Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc.
a Delaware corporation

Listed in 2012 with Nasdaq® as AXDX

Tucson, AZ, United States
Barcelona, Spain


The cornerstone of our ability to provide breakthrough diagnostic solutions hinges on developing technologies that address the needs of clinicians. We work with healthcare partners across the globe to ensure our innovations lead to critical answers that drive improved treatment options for patients.

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