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Kreatech, Ambion Combine Platforms in New Gene-Expression Kit

NEW YORK, June 28 (GenomeWeb News) - Kreatech Biotechnology will combine Ambion's MessageAmpTM II aRNA-amplification system with its own Universal Linkage labeling technology as part of a kit for gene-expression analysis, the company said yesterday.

 

The kit will include a variety of fluorescent dyes, including GE Healthcare's CyDyes, Perkin Elmer's Cyanine Dyes, and Dyomics' DY Dyes. Kreatech will also enclose a biotin labeling system that is suited for Affymetrix's GeneChips.

 

Costs or financial terms were not disclosed.

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