NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Amgen expanded an R&D licensing agreement to include the evaluation of Selexis' Sure Cho-M Cell Line.

Under the terms of the deal announced today by Selexis, Amgen will assess the cell line in conjunction with the Selexis SUREtech Vectors for improved R&D. Sure Cho-M Cell Line is a mammalian cell line derived from CHO-K1 cells and is for producing therapeutic recombinant proteins and monoclonal antibodies.

Financial and other terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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