Biomerica (US) finds stool test agent in Chile:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Biomerica (US) has signed an exclusive agreement for the distribution in Chile of its proprietary EZ Detect test, a two-minute home test for occult faecal blood. The deal is part of the Newport Beach (CA)-based company's strategic plan for expanding its marketing and distribution in South America. The American Cancer Society estimates that 133,200 new cases of colorectal cancer will occur in the US during 1995, resulting in 55,300 deaths, making this the third leading cause of cancer death.