Affymetrix Announces ParAllele Bioscience Deal
In a three-year non-exclusive agreement announced last week, Affymetrix will supply GeneChip Tag arrays for ParAllele Bioscience of South San Francisco to use in its assay technology for SNP genotyping.
Affymetrix will supply catalog and custom-designed arrays for ParAllele to use in its commercial genotyping services. And, the two companies will enter a R&D agreement using GeneChip arrays to develop SNP assays. Financial terms were not disclosed.