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CombiMatrix Molecular Dx Gets New Facility in Toronto

NEW YORK, April 10 (GenomeWeb News) - CombiMatrix Molecular Diagnostics has established a new facility in Toronto, the company, a subsidiary of CombiMatrix, said today.


The new facility is located at the MaRS (Medical and Related Sciences) Discovery District, a not-for-profit corporation, in downtown Toronto, and will be led by Mansoor Mohammed, CMDX's chief scientific officer and vice president, who is a Canadian citizen.


"Moving forward we anticipate establishing strong relationships with Canadian customers, partners, and the government," said CombiMatrix CEO Amit Kumar in a company statement.

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