Sentigen Acquisition Gives Invitrogen First Major GPCR Screening Play, Boosts Cell Provision Biz | GenomeWeb
Invitrogen said last week that it will acquire cell-based assay company Sentigen Holding for around $25.9 million in cash, significantly bolstering a relatively thin portfolio for GPCR screening and building on its kinase and ion channel drug screening products.
 
Invitrogen hopes it can boost sales of Sentigen’s relatively young and unproven Tango GPCR screening technology through its significant marketing muscle and by combining Tango with its popular GeneBLAzer reporter gene assay products.
 

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