NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Applied BioCode is developing a new test for gastrointestinal pathogens that it hopes to sell to high-volume hospital laboratories and that will compete directly with Luminex's US Food and Drug Administration-cleared Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel.

The Santa Fe Springs, Calif.-based company is also working on a high-throughput, 96-well platform to support the assay, according to company executives.

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