Northrop Grumman Developing PCR-Based Biodefense Dx System Under $9.6M BARDA Contract | GenomeWeb

This article, which was originally published on Nov. 5, has been updated from a previous version to include comments from Northrop Grumman and Agilent.

By Ben Butkus

Northrop Grumman said last week that it is developing a PCR-based diagnostic system to detect whether a person has been exposed to a biological threat under a $9.6 million contract from the US Department of Health and Human Services' Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.

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