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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Molecular diagnostics developer CareDx announced today that its real time human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing diagnostic Olerup QType has received CE marking.

Olerup QType provides tissue typing laboratories with real-time HLA typing of donors and recipients of organ transplants. The test can be performed within one hour, which the company claims is faster than any other similar product currently available, and can be performed on the Roche LightCycler and Applied Biosystems' platforms.

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