ADVISORY, June 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Chembio Diagnostics Inc. [CEMI] will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. Chembio Diagnostics Inc. develops, manufactures, licenses and markets point-of-care (POC) diagnostic tests and technology for the detection of infectious diseases, which began trading on NASDAQ June 7, 2012.
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About Chembio Diagnostics Inc. [CEMI]:
Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. develops, manufactures, licenses and markets proprietary rapid diagnostic tests in the growing $10 billion point-of-care testing market. Chembio's two FDA PMA-approved, CLIA-waived, rapid HIV tests are marketed in the U.S. by Alere, Inc. (formerly, Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc.). Chembio markets its HIV STAT-PAK(R) line of rapid HIV tests internationally to government and donor-funded programs directly and through distributors. Chembio has developed a patented point-of-care test platform technology, the Dual Path Platform (DPP(R)) technology, which has significant advantages over lateral-flow technologies. This technology is providing Chembio with a significant pipeline of business opportunities for the development and manufacture of new products based on DPP(R). Headquartered in Medford, NY, with approximately 170 employees, Chembio is licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as well as the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and is certified for the global market under the International Standards Organization (ISO) directive 13.485.
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