NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Affymetrix today said it has exclusively licensed technology from Peptide Groove for HLA typing of human samples.

The technology called HLA*IMP is the first HLA typing statistical imputation method that can call four-digit HLA types from SNP genotyping data with high accuracy, Affy said, adding the technology enables HLA typing from genotyping data generated from different assays, including its Axiom assays.

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