By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular Transfer today said that it has acquired Global Stem, a maker of tools and reagents used in stem cell research, for an undisclosed sum.

Gaithersburg, Md.-based Molecular Transfer sells transfection and transformation reagents used in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic research markets. The firm said that the all-cash acquisition will expand its capabilities into the stem cell and neuroscience research markets.

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