UK, Dutch Firms Ink DNA-based Plant Pathogen Partnership | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Aug. 29 – British DNA sequencer Whatman and Dutch firms PamGene and Plant Research International have entered into a three-way, four-year partnership to develop rapid assays for agrotechnology, the companies announced on Wednesday.

The research, which will be conducted in Plant Research’s labs, will rely on PamGene’s PamChip microarray technology and Whatman’s nucleic acid isolation technology.

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