NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular Detection today said that it has raised $3.3 million through a Series C financing, which it will use to support the launch of its rapid, molecular Staphylococcus aureus test.

In addition to the financing, Molecular Detection said that it has named Todd Wallach to serve as CEO of the firm. Wallach previously was CFO of Aton Pharma and was a VP of finance at Acquity Pharmaceuticals, before that firm was acquired by Opko Health.

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