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Carl Zeiss Unit and Qiagen Form Technology Collaboration

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 (GenomeWeb News) - P.A.L.M. Microlaser Technologies and Qiagen will collaborate to provide technologies and products for biological and medical research.


A key technology of P.A.L.M., a subsidiary of Carl Zeiss, is its Laser Microdissection and Pressure Catapulting technology which enables touch-free transport of target samples. The method aims for contamination-free specimens, according to P.A.L.M.


According to the companies, P.A.L.M.'s laser microdissection systems combined with Qiagen's reagents and components should lead to more precise specimen preparation and a new quality of analytical examinations.

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