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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Canon BioMedical, a life sciences-focused subsidiary of Canon USA, has ceased operations, GenomeWeb has learned.

According to a former employee who spoke with GenomeWeb on the condition of anonymity, Canon BioMedical, which was located on Canon USA's campus in Melville, NY, shut down on Dec. 31 after laying off approximately 80 percent of its workforce in late summer of last year.

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