Meanwhile, the company is moving ahead with a clinical trial to support the assay's approval in the US.

The method could potentially be useful as a companion diagnostic for targeted drug therapies.

DiaCarta will have the exclusive rights to develop a test for the early detection of colon cancer from stool samples and to commercialize it globally. 

The revenue increase is driven by the placement of 22 XT-8 analyzers in the US during the period.

The Geneva-based subsidiary was opened to respond to increasing European demand for the firm's LinkSeq tissue typing test.

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