By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Meridian Bioscience today announced the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared its molecular diagnostic test for Group B Streptocococcus (GBS).

The clearance is the second for a Meridian MDx test that runs on its illumigene platform, following FDA clearance of the Cincinnati-based firm's test for C.difficile in June 2010.

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