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Sanofi Pasteur Uses Biomax Informatics Software for Vaccine Research

NEW YORK, July 25 (GenomeWeb News) - Biomax said today that it has implemented its Biomax Optimized Research Environment informatics software at Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccine division of Sanofi-Aventis.


Biomax said it began deploying the software at Sanofi-Pasteur's facility in Toronto, Canada, over a year ago, but had not previously disclosed the multi-year agreement.


The company said that the agreement covers the use of its BioRS data integration system and its Pedant-Pro sequence-analysis pipeline. Financial terms of the deal were not provided.

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