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Agilent and Proteome Systems Pen Mass Spec Software Agreement

NEW YORK, April 19 (GenomeWeb News) - Agilent Technologies and Proteome Systems will collaborate on a combined platform for glycoprotein analysis, the companies said today.


Under the terms of the agreement, Proteome Systems will make its GlycomIQ software compatible with Agilent's XCT, XCT Plus, and XCT Ultra ion-trap mass spectrometers, the companies said.


Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.


The companies said that the combined products are expected to be available this summer. In addition, the companies will jointly develop applications and seminars as part of the marketing agreement.


GlycomIQ comprises kits, consumables, and informatics software for automated analysis of protein glycosylation.

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