By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The second day of the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference in New York featured several life science tools and molecular diagnostics companies making their pitches to the investor community.

Below are capsules from their presentations and breakout sessions.

Cepheid

Cepheid CFO Andrew Miller provided investors with an update on the firm's ambitious plans for rolling out new molecular tests over the next five years.

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