NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cepheid today announced the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared the GeneXpert Infinity-80 System in conjunction with its Xpert Flu test.

The GeneXpert Infinity-80 is a high-throughput, fully automated system designed to deliver around-the-clock results for various clinical testing applications, the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company said. The system is designed to adapt to any workflow requirement including on-demand, batch, or STAT testing, and is available in configurations of 16, 24, 32, 40, 48, 56, 64, 72, and 80 modules.

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