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Affymetrix Makes $5M Investment in Ingenuity Systems, Signs Software Distribution Deal

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 (GenomeWeb News) - Affymetrix has signed a distribution agreement with Ingenuity Systems for its Pathways Analysis product, and has made a $5 million equity investment in the Mountain View, Calif.-based software company.

 

Under the agreement, Affymetrix will offer the Pathways Analysis software to its customers. Pathways Analysis is a web-based program that will allow Affymetrix customers the ability to connect gene expression to biologically relevant networks. It is web-based and has visualization tools and a database of annotations from life science journals.

 

The product is currently being beta tested and will have a limited release in September.

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