By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Meridian Bioscience announced after the close of the market on Thursday that it has reached an agreement with Premier healthcare alliance to offer members of the alliance Meridian's illumigene C. difficile and illumigene Group B Streptococcus molecular tests.

Meridian will offer the two tests to the 2,500 US hospitals and more than 81,000 other healthcare sites that are part of Premier at specially negotiated prices.

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