NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Premier Purchasing Partners has inked deals with Roche Diagnostics and Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics to offer those companies’ molecular analyzers, reagents, consumables, and services to its members.
The purchasing network, which serves more than 2,000 US hospitals and 53,000 other healthcare sites, did not disclose which specific instruments are covered under the deals. The contracts run for 36 months and begin Oct. 1.
Further terms of the alliances were not disclosed.

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