SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb News) – Caliper Life Sciences is working on developing its technologies for future uses in molecular diagnostics and front-end sample preparation for next-generation sequencing systems.

Those opportunities are two of three major initiatives in the firm's pipeline, President and CEO Kevin Hrusovsky said Thursday at the JPMorgan Healthcare Conference held here. The company also is working on a new, integrated molecular biology workstation.
But key future revenue drivers could come in the form of the sequencing sample prep and MDx instruments.

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