By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular diagnostic test developer Med BioGene, which is working toward commercializing its LungExpress Dx test, earned no revenue in 2009 and took a loss on the year of US$2.1 million, the same amount it lost in 2008.

The Vancouver, BC-based company bumped up its R&D spending by 32 percent last year, from $751,000 in 2008 to $989,000 in 2009.

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