NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Molecular diagnostics firm Thermal Gradient today announced it will relocate to the Richmond, Virginia area.

Thermal Gradient has signed a lease on a 10,000-square-foot space in the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park. All scientific operations are moving from Rochester, New York, where the firm is currently based, to the new location immediately, the firm said in a statement, with the remaining operations moving over the next year. It added that it expects to expand to 45 employees in the next two years.

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