NEW YORK, March 30 (GenomeWeb News) - Canon may soon enter the microarray market.
Shareholders of the electronics giant today approved an amendment to the firm's articles of incorporation that will allow Canon to move forward with its plans to produce and commercialize its own line of microarrays.
The move represents a new step forward for the company, which has been racking up array-related IP in the
Still, Canon made similar public gestures towards entering the market in 2001 and 2003, and has yet to back up its talk with product.
Following the approval, Canon spokesperson Richard Berger told IDG News Service in
The participants of the annual shareholders' meeting in