NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Orchid Cellmark plans to shut down its paternity testing operations in East Lansing, Mich., and move them to its facilities in Dayton, Ohio, the company said today.

The DNA testing firm plans to bring all of its US paternity operations "under one roof" in an effort to increase efficiency, Orchid CEO Thomas Bologna said in a statement today. The Dayton facility already houses some paternity testing services, and the company's call center and customer operations are based in Dayton as well, Bologna said.

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