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Perlegen Establishes Subsidiary in Japan

NEW YORK, April 21 (GenomeWeb News) - Perlegen Sciences today announced the creation of Perlegen Sciences Japan, a wholly owned subsidiary.

The subsidiary will also open a laboratory in Tokyo that will use microarray technology, proprietary sample preparation methods, and statistical analytics as part of Perlegen's business efforts.

Perlegen said the subsidiary will be managed by Akira Usui, who has been named vice president of Asia business development for the company. The lab will become operational within the next few months, the company said.

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