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Ensco-PositiveID Team Selected for Phase 2 of DHS’ Biothreat Detection Tech Program

Ensco and PositiveID will collaborate to produce a biothreat detection system for the Department of Homeland Security under the second phase of DHS’ SenseNet Program. PositiveID said Monday it will provide the company’s Firefly Dx automated threat detector while Ensco will perform system integration and decision support services under the program. The Interior Department awarded the Phase II contract to the team …

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William Caragol: PositiveID to Demo Threat Detection Tools for DTRA Through Leidos Partnership

Biological detection technology maker PositiveID will offer a handheld diagnostics system and airborne threat detector to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency as a partner with Leidos under a potential 10-year, $4 billion research-and-development contract. The companies signed a teaming agreement in 2012 to work together on projects involving systems engineering and integration, and biological …

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Lyle Probst Named PositiveID President; William Caragol Comments

Lyle Probst, a 15-year veteran of the bio-detection technology sector, has been promoted to president of PositiveID Corp. Probst joined the company in 2011 as part of its acquisition of Pleasanton, Calif-.-based Microfluidic Systems, the company announced Monday. “Over the past three years, our team has accomplished several significant milestones, …

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SAIC, Biothreat Firm to Pursue WMD Defense Contracts; William Caragol Comments

Science Applications International Corp. and biothreat detection system maker PositiveID Corp. have formed a partnership to pursue Defense Threat Reduction Agency contracts for countering weapons of mass destruction. According to a PositiveID release, SAIC will provide its system engineering and integration offerings and PositiveID will offer both its Dragonfly diagnostic …

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