Ocimum, Refocusing on Pharma Services, to Discontinue Catalog OciChips | GenomeWeb

By Justin Petrone

Ocimum Biosolutions will soon stop selling some of its catalog OciChips as it looks to focus on its business as a contract services provider for pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

The decision is due in part to diminishing demand for the arrays, and the Hyderabad, India-based firm envisions eventually offering only custom OciChips for specific projects, according to its highest official.

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