By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Luminex and Northrop Grumman will collaborate to develop biodetector systems that can continuously monitor the environment and serve as an early warning system for dangerous airborne pathogens, Luminex said today.

The multiplexed system, which is being developed for evaluation by the US government as part of a national network of automated environmental monitoring devices, will be based on Luminex's xMAP technology.

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