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B-Bridge Becomes Distributor for German Resource Center in North America, Japan

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (GenomeWeb News) - B-Bridge International will distribute products and services from the German Resource Center for Genome Research, RZPD, in North American and Japan, the two organizations said today.

 

Under the agreement, North American and Japanese researchers can order RZPD's offerings through B-Bridge. The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company will also provide local support.

 

RZPD products include clones and clone collections, genomic and cDNA libraries, robotic services, protein profiling services, DNA and protein arrays, and esiRNA-related products.

 

RZPD, based in Berlin, is a non-profit center for genomic and proteomic tools and services.

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