Norak Biosciences Changes Name, Focus; Puts Transfluor GPCR Assay Tech Up For Sale | GenomeWeb

Research Triangle Park, NC-based Norak Biosciences said this week that it has changed its name to Xsira Pharmaceuticals to reflect its transition from a platform technology company to a product development company.

As part of the change, Norak is also selling all aspects of its business related to Transfluor, its flagship fluorescent assay technology for screening GPCR receptors.

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