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Genedata, Novartis Expand Lead Discovery Collaboration

NEW YORK, May 16 (GenomeWeb News) - Genedata said today that it has expanded a collaboration with the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research in the area of high-throughput screening analysis.

 

Under the terms of the expanded collaboration, Novartis will use the Genedata Screener software platform at its sites in Cambridge, Mass., and Basel, Switzerland.

 

The companies began the software collaboration in 2003.

 

Additional terms were not disclosed.

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