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Stratagene to Develop Software for Affymetrix Microarrays

NEW YORK, Feb. 8 (GenomeWeb News) -  Affymetrix will use Stratagene software for GeneChip data analysis, the companies said yesterday.

 

As part of the non-exclusive license, Stratagene will develop a new software package, called ArrayAssist Lite, which will be offered as a standard statistical analysis tool for Affy arrays.

 

Affymetrix said ArrayAssist Lite will be made available to its existing GeneChip customers via the Internet beginning in April. The software will also be pre-installed on new GeneChip workstation desktops.

 

Financial terms of the arrangement were not disclosed.

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