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CombiMatrix Molecular Dx Adds CAP Accreditation to CLIA Certification

NEW YORK, April 17 (GenomeWeb News) - CombiMatrix Molecular Diagnostics has been awarded an accreditation by the Commission on Laboratory Accreditation of the College of American Pathologists, the company's parent firm Acacia Research said today.

The accreditation, which is based on the results of a recent inspection of the CombiMatrix Molecular Diagnostics' laboratory in Irvine, Calif., follows the company receipt of laboratory certification through the federal government's CLIA program in March.

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