By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – UK firm Horizon Discovery today announced it has been granted an exclusive worldwide license by Public University Corporation Yokohama City University (YCU) for 50 new X-Man cell lines.

The cell lines are focused on DNA repair and include important double knockout cell lines, Horizon said, noting that they complement the UK firm's existing X-Man DNA repair panel in the HCT-116 colon cell line.

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