By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qiagen today said that it has expanded a partnership with Dutch molecular diagnostics firm Genome Diagnostics to develop and commercialize six new tests.

The agreement runs through 2011 and expands on an alliance between the firms that began in 2006.

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