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Title: Proseek Multiplex Analysis
Reference No: MAR348371
OCID: ocds-r6ebe6-0000577136
Published by: University Of Edinburgh
Publication Date: 14/03/2019
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Notice Type: 03 Contract Award Notice - Successful Supplier(s)
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Abstract: Human protein analysis systems for use with plasma samples providing the specific combination of approx. 1073 medically relevant protein biomarkers in multiplex format
CPV: 73111000, 73111000.

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity

I.1) Name and addresses

University Of Edinburgh

Western General Hospital




Telephone: +44 1316518696



Internet address(es)

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2) Joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity

Other: Medical Research

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Proseek Multiplex Analysis

II.1.2) Main CPV code



II.1.3) Type of contract


II.1.4) Short description

Human protein analysis systems for use with plasma samples providing the specific combination of approx. 1073 medically relevant protein biomarkers in multiplex format

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement

Value excluding VAT: 296 955.00 GBP

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)


II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:


Main site or place of performance:

Western General Hospital

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

Phenotypic information relevant to areas of research such as kidney and cardiovascular disease on samples from consented participants in the Orkney cohort previously collected high sample number which is crucial for the genome-wide genetic analyses

II.2.5) Award criteria


II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union

Justification for selected award procedure:

The works, supplies or services can be provided only by a particular economic operator for the following reason: absence of competition for technical reasons


The Olink Bioscience protein biomarker analysis service uses patented technology that is not available as a service from any alternative source.Although other human protein analysis systems for use with plasma samples exist, none of them provide the specific combination of approx. 1073 medically relevant protein biomarkers in multiplex format available from Olink

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section V: Award of contract

A contract/lot is awarded: Yes

V.2 Award of contract

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract


V.2.2) Information about tenders

Number of tenders received: 1

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

Olink Proteomics AB

Uppsala Science Park




Telephone: +46 184443970


The contractor is an SME: No

V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)

Total value of the contract/lot: 396 955.00 GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

(SC Ref:577136)

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

University Of Edinburgh

Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street




Telephone: +44 1316502508

Internet address(es)


VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice


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