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Affymetrix Licenses Microarray Technology to PathWork for Cancer Dx

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 (GenomeWeb News) - Affymetrix has granted PathWork Informatics long-term non-exclusive access to its microarray technology to develop and market in vitro diagnostics for cancer.

 

Under the terms of the agreement, PathWork has the right to use Affymetrix's technology to develop tests for tumors of unknown origin, as well as other cancer tests, Affy said. PathWork will incorporate Affymetrix arrays into PathWorks Oncology Suites, the company's diagnostic kits that are currently under development.

 

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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