NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Transgenomic today announced that it has amended its license agreement with Exiqon to include the rights to Exiqon's locked nucleic acid (LNA) oligonucleotides.

The new agreement provides Transgenomic with access to LNA oligos for use with all of its mutation enrichment technologies, including multiplexed ICE COLD-PCR. It also covers worldwide commercial use of LNA oligos for analysis of all cancer genes on all platforms, including next-generation sequencing.

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