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MGH Group to Use OriGene s cDNA Collection

NEW YORK, July 25 (GenomeWeb News) - A research group at Massachusetts General Hospital will use OriGene Technologies' cDNA clone collection for high-throughput functional gene analyses, the Rockville, Md.-based company said today.

 

Under the collaboration, scientist in the laboratory of Brian Seed, a professor of genetics at HarvardMedicalSchooland director of the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology at MGH, will use OriGene's FlagArray full-length cDNAs in expression vectors. The research group will also help OriGene to further develop the platform.

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