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Bayer Licenses Molecular Dx Technology from DxS and BTG

NEW YORK, June 28 (GenomeWeb News) - Bayer HealthCare's diagnostics has licensed Amplification Refractory Mutation System DNA diagnostic technology from DxS and BTG, the companies said today.


Bayer said that it licensed the ARMS technology to develop diagnostic assays, including pharmacogenomic assays.


Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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