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Ciphergen, BioMerieux Partner for Biomarker Discovery

NEW YORK, June 30 - Ciphergen Biosystems and diagnostics firm BioMerieux have entered a collaboration using Ciphergen's ProteinChip technology to discover biomarkers that may improve the diagnosis and management of colon cancer, Ciphergen said today.

 

Ciphergen will install its technology platform at BioMerieux's Marcy-l'Etoile, France, site and the company's Biomarker Discovery Center team will collaborate with BioMerieux's research team.

 

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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