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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Horizon Discovery today announced it has reached a non-exclusive licensing agreement with the Broad Institute for intellectual property related to the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing system.

Horizon has gained the rights for the commercial use of the technology for applications such as the development of reagents and tools, as well as the provision of services that use CRISPR. Those services include Horizon's Genassist offering, which encompasses products and services for CRISPR and rAAV gene editing.

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