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Enough top-performing CAPS members have recently moved to the bull side of Cepheid
While companies like Sequenom
The Xpert vanA clearance also follows another recent FDA approval of Cepheid's swine flu test, which can detect the virus in less than an hour. The swine flu pandemic didn't bring home the bacon for companies like GlaxoSmithKline
Investors see widespread potential for diagnostic tests, a trait shared by other companies like Abbott Labs
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