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ABI, Xennex Agree to Make TaqMan Assays Available via GeneCards Database

NEW YORK, July 5 (GenomeWeb News) - Applied Biosystems said today that it will make its TaqMan genomic assays available through the GeneCards database of human genes, which is commercially available through Xennex.

 

Under the terms of agreement, ABI will provide customers of GeneCards, which was developed at the Weizmann Institute of Science, access to its collection of nearly three million TaqMan genomic assays.

 

The information in GeneCards is expected to be useful for researchers studying genes of interest in the context of functional genomics and genetic variation, including gene expression studies, SNP screening, association, candidate region, candidate gene, and fine-mapping studies.

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