Bio-Rad acquires Blackhawk BioSystems:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Bio-Rad Laboratories has acquired Blackhawk BioSystems, which makes quality control products used by laboratories carrying out infectious disease testing. San Ramon, California-based Blackhawk makes the Virotrol line of reagents used in quality assurance procedures when testing for diseases including hepatitis, HIV, Epstein-Barr virus and Helicobacter pylori. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.