Arizona-based technology company, PathogenDx, has launched a simple and easy-to-use automated sample preparation system for bacterial and fungal pathogen testing in the cannabis and hemp sectors – Octa AutoPrep Station.


The system is compatible with the company’s AOAC-certified assays – Detectx-Combined and Quantx Fungal and Quantx Bacterial – which have been developed to ensure the safety of cannabis and hemp products for patients and consumers across the U.S.

“As the cannabis and hemp industries continue to expand and testing requirements become stricter and better enforced, the need to optimize testing operations and resources is becoming more timely and apparent,” said PathogenDx co-founder and CEO Milan Patel stated. “With our suite of fully compatible …

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