NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – BioNano Genomics today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with Gene Company for mainland China and its outlying territories.

Under the terms of the agreement, Gene Company will distribute the Irys system for genome mapping in China, except for Shanghai, with exclusive rights in Hong Kong and Macau.

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