Biofire and bioMereieux merger now complete. Biofire splits into two bits, with the CBRN part of Biofire now called BioFire Defense LLC.
bioMerieux, SA's merger with BioFire Diagnostics is now complete and to better serve their markets and customers, and also meet government regulations on security and business ownership, BioFire Diagnostics split into two companies: BioFire Diagnostics, LLC and BioFire Defense, LLC.
BioFire Defense is the center for new product innovation and will continue to deliver their suite of biological agent identification products (including the FilmArray system) and life science systems. The BioFire Defense team has remained intact and the company stated it will continue to provide the same level of dedication to the sector but also be able to provide synergies through the parent company.
The company also has a new website (here) and can be contacted on (+1) 801 262 3592. Email addresses now also end @biofiredefense.com - so make sure you update your address book!