NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – CombiMatrix today said that the US Air Force has extended a contract to continue developing an Influenza Genotyping system.
 
Under the $890,000 deal, CBMX will develop a field-deployable system designed to identify all influenza strains, including H5N1 avian flu, and other respiratory pathogens.
 

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