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GE Healthcare, GlaxoSmithKline Ink Data-Integration Deal

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 (GenomeWeb News) - GE Healthcare will help GlaxoSmithKline develop an informatics system to integrate data from internal and external drug-discovery R&D sources, the companies said today.


Under the deal, GlaxoSmithKline will be able to use GE Healthcare's GeneticXchange's DiscoveryHub data- and information-integration software in its genetics, discovery, and pre-clinical-development R&D groups.


Additionally, the deal calls for GE Healthcare and GlaxoSmithKline to design, develop, and support next-generation DiscoveryHub technology.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.


For additional details about the deal, see this week's issue of BioInform, GenomeWeb News' sister publication.

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