Kainos Laboratories, Inc. (Kainos), is a publicly held Japan based company. It is involved in developing, manufacturing, marketing, distributing, and importing/exporting pharmaceuticals, diagnostic reagents, and related chemical products; and physical and chemical measurement instruments and medical supplies. The various biochemical clinical testing reagents systems offered by the company includes aqua-auto kainos series for automated analysis equipment; lana 1,5AG, a high-sensitivity diabetes diagnostic reagent and a family of immunoserological testing reagents; MP-EIA series for automated EIA equipment; hitazyme chlamydia for infectious diseases; and MAST, an allergic diagnostic reagent. It also offers influenza detection kit statmark influenza AB; swiftgene norovirus GI/GII Kainos for detecting noroviruses; and antigen detection kit. Carnitine Kainos, a reagent that measures the level of free carnitine based on an enzyme cycling method. Kainos is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.