Lab21 announced last week that it will be the first commercial laboratory in the UK to provide the companion diagnostic test for Selzentry, Pfizer's CCR5-tropism drug for the treatment of HIV.

The Cambridge, UK-based company said that it will offer the service from its UK operations "with immediate effect and will be able to receive samples from all parts of the world." Eventually, Lab21 also plans to offer the test as part of its comprehensive HIV service at its US facility in Greenville, SC.

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