NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Dow AgroSciences and Radiant Genomics today announced they have formed a partnership to discover and develop natural products for use in crop protectants.

Under the deal, the partners will join Radiant's metagenomic and engineered biology technologies with Dow AgroSciences' natural products discovery and development know-how to create products from naturally derived chemistries.

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