NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Qiagen today said that it has signed a master collaboration agreement to develop and commercialize companion diagnostics for existing Novartis products as well as compounds in Novartis' development pipeline.

The non-exclusive deal is the ninth master framework agreement for Qiagen and covers all Qiagen platforms, indications, or biomarkers, it said. Financial and other terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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