By Matt Jones

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Akonni Biosystems today said that it and non-profit research firm CUBRC have received a $774,000 contract from the US Army to develop an automated sample preparation system for isolating biological threat indicators that could be used in field-based detection systems.

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