NEW YORK, Aug 29 – Third Wave Agbio said Wednesday it had received a $100,000 grant from the US Food and Drug Administration to develop DNA-based tools for detecting genetically modified organisms. 

The grant comes from the FDA’s Phase I Small Business Innovation Research program. 

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