At JP Morgan, Cepheid, Gen-Probe, BD Tout Automated Instruments, Expanding Test Menus | GenomeWeb

By Bernadette Toner

Becton Dickinson, Gen-Probe, and Cepheid last week updated attendees of an investor conference on their development timelines for upcoming nucleic acid testing platforms and assays.

Speaking at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, the tool vendors emphasized their plans to launch automated testing platforms intended to reduce the time and complexity of nucleic acid-based molecular diagnostic testing.

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