October 31, 2017 07:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time
SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Co-Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CODX) (“Co-Diagnostics” or the “Company”), a molecular diagnostics company with a unique, proprietary platform for the development of diagnostic tests, announced today that its tests for Zika virus, tuberculosis, and other diseases will be presented this week at the 35th annual International Fair of Havana (FIHAV) at the EXPOCUBA fairground in Havana, Cuba.
According to the conference website, FIHAV is the most important multi-sector trade fair in Cuba, and is considered among the most representative of the markets in Latin America and the Caribbean. The 2017 conference will be held from October 30 to November 4, and in 2016 participation included 3,800 foreign exhibitors from 73 countries, 25 official delegations from various countries and 85 Chambers of Commerce and organizations promoting trade and investment, and around 150,000 professional visitors. A licensee of Co-Diagnostics products will be presenting in a booth to offer diagnostic solutions to the challenges presented by tropical diseases and other viruses.
Co-Diagnostics CEO Dwight Egan commented: “It is an incredible opportunity for Co-Diagnostics tests to be presented to a country that plays such an important role in the Caribbean region. With a population of over 11 million, an internationally respected biotechnology industry, an emphasis on preventive medicine, but a system in need of access to affordable, contemporary diagnostics, Cuba also represents a significant market for our products.”
About Co-Diagnostics, Inc.:
Co-Diagnostics, Inc., a Utah corporation, is a molecular diagnostics company that has developed and intends to manufacture and sell reagents used for diagnostic tests that function via the detection and/or analysis of nucleic acid molecules (DNA or RNA), and to sell diagnostic equipment from other manufacturers as self-contained lab systems.
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