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Ben Franklin Alumnus OraSure Stocks Up On Release of Home HIV Test

Creator of rapid HIV testing kit saw its stock jump after a home version of the 30-minute oral test hit stores shelves.

Earlier this year, the FDA approved for home use the OraSure rapid test that does not require samples be sent to a lab, and allows for nearly instant, private home results. CNBC reports that the stock was up nearly 50 cents after tests went on sale.