NEW YORK (GenomeWeb news) – Labcyte said today that Tekon Biotech will serve as exclusive distributor for its low-volume liquid transfer systems in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Labcyte's Echo liquid handlers, which use sound to move liquid, are marketed to pharmaceutical companies and academic and research institutions for use in genomics, proteomics, particle manufacturing, encapsulation, imaging mass spectrometry, and live-cell transfer.

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