IT-IS is a private UK based diagnostic instrument development and manufacturing company specialising in the development of PCR devices for the life sciences and food testing industry. The company, located in Stokesley near Middlesbrough, was founded by Benjamin Webster, Roderic Fuerst and James Howell in 2004. It has established a reputation for high quality and easy to use mobile PCR products, which are sold in more than 50 countries worldwide.