Cepheid is collaborating with Knight Cancer Institute at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) to come up with a menu of advanced molecular diagnostics to be performed on the GeneXpert system. Together, they aim to develop clinical oncology tests, mainly for breast and prostate cancer, the two most common cancers in the US. Many believe that Cepheid's expansion to the oncology arena will drive the company's growth, given its fast growing market. The company also plans to triple its production capacity in 2013. Cepheid now has a broad and expanding menu of tests that run on its GeneXpert systems, including infectious disease, healthcare associated infections (HAI), women's health, genetics and oncology. The Full Research Report on Cepheid - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/cd20_CPHD]
PerkinElmer, Inc. Research Report
PerkinElmer recently announced revenue growth of 6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012. PerkinElmer CEO Robert Friel comments that he is pleased with the company's strong finish, capping a solid year of revenue growth and adjusted operating margin expansion. As an established market leader in the genetic screening segment, analysts expect the company to continue its strong performance and many commend the company's increased productivity and improved product mix. In the coming year, Friel comments that the company expects to continue making balanced growth and productivity investments, fostering growth and profitability for shareholders while addressing critical health and environment needs. With a competitive pipeline and an innovative staff, many are optimistic about PerkinElmer's prospects. The Full Research Report on PerkinElmer, Inc. - including full detai
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