NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Clontech Laboratories today announced a non-exclusive licensing deal with the Broad Institute for its CRISPR-Cas9 technology.

The deal provides Clontech, a wholly owned subsidiary of Takara Bio, access to the intellectual property surrounding the technology. The US Patent and Trademark Office granted the Broad the first patent for the CRISPR-Cas9 technology earlier this year.

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