NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Two more Japanese companies have licensed Oxford Gene Technology’s oligonucleotide microarray patents to sell arrays, OGT said today.
Bio Matrix Research, a bio venture company launched by Tokyo University of Science, will develop and commercialize products and microarrays to be marketed in Japan, the company said.
Filgen will conduct a microarray service in Japan using licensed microarrays.
The licenses will remain valid for the patents’ lifetime.
Financial details were not disclosed.