NEW YORK, May 31 - Sangamo Biosciences's acquisition of Gendaq will allow the company to corner the market on zinc finger protein technology as well as to stave off any potential patent disputes, company executives said Thursday.

"Gendaq really represents the one piece of scientific thinking that was not part of our family," Casey Case, Sangamo's vice president for research, told GenomeWeb. "It's great to have them in the fold."

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