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DBGen is a company highly specialized in the genetic testing of vision disorders. 

Our raison d’être is to offer a high quality, reliable and affordable genetic diagnosis, which ensures clinical diagnosis and guides the patient towards emerging gene therapies for vision pathologies. DBGen team is firmly committed to contribute to precision medicine, promoting innovation and implementation of new diagnostic strategies based on the last conceptual and methodological advances.

DBGen will be closed for vacation from 3rd to 18th August.


Excellence in research and service


Decisive commitment to the patient’s quality of life


Genetic diagnosis applied to precision medicine

  • 70-80% diagnostic yield.
  • Interpretation of results by a team of passionate scientists and world-class professionals.
  • Comprehensive and continuous follow up of the last advances and new pathological variants (bibliographic and database reviews).
  • Actualization and optimization of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) techniques and conceptual advances.
  • Proximity with the patient, the ophthalmologist, patients’ associations and ophthalmological institutions.
  • Accurate, comprehensive and easy to understand genetic reports in English, Spanish or Catalan.
  • Customized approaches to diagnose challenging and atypical cases, including those previously unsolved in other testing labs.
  • The high professional standards of DBGen allows defining, confirming or reconsidering the clinical diagnosis.

  • Availability of functional studies, on demand, to assess the pathogenicity of novel variants. 
  • Re-analysis tests, on demand, to identify new genetic variants with clinical relevance to complement a previous diagnosis.

Last News

DBGen takes part in BIOSPAIN 2023

BIOSPAIN 2023, one of the largest European events aimed at biotechnology companies, is held this week in Barcelona (Fira de Barcelona – Montjuïc Av. Reina Mª Cristina)​​. This congress brings

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The DBGen team

Team of experts with over 30 years of experience.

Accreditations and certifications

Quality in science.

Recognitions and Awards

Internationally recognized hardwork.

Collaborators and clients

APEC Hospital de la Ceguera (México)

Centro de la Visión – Clínica Las Condes (Chile)

Centro de Oftalmología Barraquer


Es Retina

Fundació Bosch i Gimpera

Grupo CRB1 España y Latinoamérica

Hospital Clínic de Barcelona

Hospital de Sabadell Parc Taulí

Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol

Hospital Sant Joan de Déu

Institut Català de Retina (ICR)

Instituto Universitario de Oftalmobiología Aplicada (IOBA)

Stargardt APNES – Retina Argentina

StargardtGo – PedRetina