SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb News) – The JP Morgan Healthcare Conference wrapped up today with a handful of life science tools and molecular diagnostics companies presenting to investors.

Affymetrix

Earlier this week Affymetrix announced a restructuring aimed at returning the firm to profitability and revenue growth. That restructuring included an 8 percent workforce reduction, or 100 employees.

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