By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies today announced a definitive agreement to buy certain assets from Indian firm Labindia for an undisclosed amount.

Labindia has been a distributor of Life Tech's Applied Biosystems products, including the SOLiD sequencing system and Ambion RNA reagents, since 1994. The deal creates a full service business, allowing Life Tech to supply ABI and Invitrogen products directly to customers, the company said in a statement.

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