NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Exagen Diagnostics today said that New York has approved its Avise SLE diagnostic, SLE-Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

The Albuquerque, NM-based firm said that its Avise SLE brand is now available for lupus and connective tissue disease patients across the US. Exagen, which raised $5.3 million last month, runs its CLIA-certified laboratory in Vista, Calif.

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