NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PerkinElmer said today it will buy Pediatrix Medical’s newborn metabolic screening business, which includes a laboratory and StepOne product, for an undisclosed amount.
Pediatrix’s StepOne screening product can analyze over 50 inherited disorders in newborns, PerkinElmer said. The screening lab offers its services to hospitals, medical groups, and to the states of Maryland, Mississippi, Louisiana, Nebraska and Pennsylvania, as well as the District of Columbia.

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