About us

We strongly believe we can make a profound difference to the millions of people worldwide suffering from serious disease.

Xenotransplantation represents an exciting development within the wider cell therapy industry with the potential to help millions of people with clinically unmet needs.  DOL is committed to facilitating the growth of this new field in two ways. Firstly, through commercialisation of its type 1 Diabetes product DIABECELL and secondly, by providing support services to organisations from around the world performing xenotransplantation.


Our vision is to become the world leader in the delivery of xenotransplantation products and services.

Mission Statement

  • We will bring DIABECELL to the market and improve the lives of people living with Type 1 diabetes worldwide.

  • We will become the premier provider of xenosafety testing services for the xenotransplantation industry.

  • We will remain relevant to our customers by continually expanding our services and providing outstanding product quality and consistently excellent customer service.

  • We will continue to build and maintain strong relationships with industry stakeholders across all stages of development (research, clinical or in-market).


At DOL we understand that the success of our business relies on both what we do and how we do it.  So, we pride ourselves on setting an exemplary standard of ethics, quality, safety and sustainability in everything we do.

Our values guide our day to day behaviours, how we work with each other and how we work with our partners.  They are:

Reflect Respect:

  • We treat everyone fairly, care about others and value our differences.
  • We deal with challenges in a calm way; listen then talk.
  • We consider all ideas; be positive and constructive.

Speak up: Say what you mean and mean what you say.

  • We are ethical and honest and can be relied on to do what we say we will do.
  • We create a safe environment where people are able to be themselves and speak up. We believe in what we are doing and are willing to do the work.
  • We act with integrity and honesty; mess up then own up.

Strive: What we did well today we strive to do better tomorrow.

  • We are committed to excellence; we value quality in our people, process, ethics and products.
  • Everyone can be a leader
  • One for all, all for one; journeying towards a common goal.