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Applied Precision to Exclusively Supply Cellomics With Cellworx Scanner

NEW YORK, Dec. 12 (GenomeWeb News) - Applied Precision signed an OEM and distribution agreement to supply Cellomics with the Cellworx imaging scanner, Fisher Biosciences said today.


Cellomics, a business unit of Fisher Biosciences, will integrate the Cellworx reader with its vHCS Analysis Toolbox, which was designed specially for the instrument.


Cellomics will market the entire system worldwide as the Cellworx High Content Cell Analysis System. Applied Precision will exclusively distribute the system for academic and biotech consumers in the US, Canada, and parts of Asia.


Additional details were not disclosed.

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