NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The US Department of Defense has awarded CombiMatrix a fifteen-month contract worth more than $900,000 to develop a hand-held detection system for military use, the company said today.
 
The contract follows a one-year, $2.2 million agreement the company signed last July with the DoD to develop microarrays to detect pathogens and toxins, and two DoD awards that it won in 2006.

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