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GeneGo Licenses MetaCore Data Analysis Platform to Organon

NEW YORK, April 19 (GenomeWeb News) - GeneGo has licensed its MetaCore data analysis platform to N.V. Organon, a drug firm headquartered in the Ntherlands and the US, St. Joseph, Mich.-based GeneGo said today.

 

Organon plans to use MetaCore in preclinical research across several therapeutic areas and departments.

 

MetaCore includes a manually curated database covering cellular functions of humans and a number of model organisms, as well as information on over 3,000 human diseases and drugs acting on pathway targets.

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