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Institute Pasteur Korea and Euroscreen Ink GPCR Drug-Discovery Deal

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 (GenomeWeb News) - The Institute Pasteur Korea and Euroscreen will collaborate in GPCR screening, the partners announced today.

 

Under the deal, Euroscreen will provide receptor cell lines and GPCR library compounds for analysis on IPK's high-throughput screening platform.

 

Additional details were not provided.

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