NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Horizon Discovery Group today announced an agreement to buy the CombinatoRx Service business of biopharmaceutical firm Zalicus for £4.74 million ($8.0 million).

CombinatoRx provides combination high-throughput screening (cHTS) services. Upon completion of the deal it will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Horizon and be called Horizon CombinatoRx. The new company will be located in a 23,000-square-foot facility in Cambridge, Mass.

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