NEW YORK (360Dx) – Siemens Healthineers has been awarded $8.9 million to advance development of a Zika assay, the US Department of Health and Human Services announced recently.

The award was provided by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response's Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.

The funding will go toward the development of an immunoassay for use on Siemens' Advia Centaur XPT, Advia Centaur XP, and Advia Centaur CP systems. Siemens said that it expects the assay will also be developed for its Atelllica Solution system.

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