The current detection system takes 36 to 48 hours to give a result, we can reduce that to 3 to 6 hours. That has a dramatic and drastic improvement.
(PRWEB) September 04, 2013
At the recent FSXinterlinked Investment Conference, held at the Ritz Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Positive ID Corporation's CEO, William Caragol, granted an exclusive interview for the FSXinterlinked channel on InterlinkedTV.
PositiveID Corporation is an emerging growth company and developer of biological detection systems for America's homeland defense industry as well as rapid medical testing. PositiveID is focused on the development of microfluidic systems for the automated preparation of and performance of biological assays in order to detect biological threats at high-value locations, as well as analyze samples in a medical environment.
During the interview Mr. Caragol said "Our first product is called the M Band. That product is about the size of a refrigerator; it takes air samples and is able to process them every 3 to 6 hours so that it can give a single, positive or negative, to test for a bioagent, specifically a bioagent that is a weapon of mass destruction." Mr. Caragol added "This product was developed with 30 million dollars of funding from the Department of Homeland Securities, for a specific purpose; to be the next generation detection system, to replace the current manual system that is in place today that takes between 36 to 48 hours to give a result."
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