NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Turku, Finland-based VTT today said that it is collaborating with Roche on research studies for an unnamed Roche cancer drug and potential predictive biomarkers.
 
VTT said the studies will use its high-throughput screening, RNA interference, cell biology, and bioinformatics capabilities. The firm said it would conduct the research at its facilities in Finland.
 
Terms of the alliance were not disclosed.

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