By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National University of Singapore said today that researchers from its Singapore Lipidomics Incubator will collaborate with the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics to identify biomarkers for detection of active tuberculosis.

The partners intend to develop a rapid, point-of-care test that it more specific than currently offered antigen tests.

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