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GeneProt to Continue Research for Novartis

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (GenomeWeb News) - GeneProt has renewed its research collaboration with Novartis Pharma, the company said today.

 

The Geneva, Switzerland-based proteomics company will continue to analyze the protein content of biological samples and "accelerate the delivery of proteins to Novartis for further biological evaluation," according to a company statement.

 

GeneProt started a four-year research collaboration with Novartis in 2000. Last year, the company licensed a protein to Novartis, after laying off almost half of it staff.

 

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