NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Response Biomedical said today that it has received C$283,756 (US$279,640) from the Canadian government to support its Ramp point-of-care platform.

The funding from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) will be used by Vancouver, British Columbia-based Response Biomedical for a project to improve the Ramp platform and increase the firm's ability to compete in the marketplace.

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