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MDS Sciex, Eksigent in Proteomics Co-Marketing Pact

NEW YORK June 3 - MDS Sciex will co-market and distribute microfluidics technology for proteomics research developed by Eksigent Technologies, the companies said today.

 

MDS Sciex will globally co-market and distribute Eksigent's NanoLC system, a high-performance liquid chromatography system for nanoscale liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry experiments.

 

According to Eksigent, the NanoLC system can be used as stand-alone product or in LC/MS identification of peptides for proteomics studies.

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Germline-Targeting HIV Vaccine Shows Promise in Phase I Trial

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