NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Molecular diagnostics developer Luminex announced today that it has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration as well as CE-IVD marking for its in vitro diagnostic system, the Aries M1.

The M1 is a lower-throughout version of the company's Aries System, and is designed for use in smaller satellite labs. It extracts, amplifies, and detects nucleic acid targets from a variety of sample types, and can process up to six different samples and up to six PCR-based assays at a time.

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