NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The US Department of Defense has awarded BioFire Diagnostics, formerly called Idaho Technology, a contract for up to $27.4 million.

In an announcement last week, the Defense Logistics Agency of DOD said the award is a modification on the second option year of a previously awarded contract and is a firm fixed-price, sole-source, indefinite delivery and indefinite quantity contract for reagents, extraction, and inhibition kits.

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