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Halo Genomics Enlists Westburg as Distributor for Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg

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Halo Genomics of Sweden has tapped Westburg to distribute its sequencing target enrichment products in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxemburg, the company said this week.

Netherlands-based Westburg is a supplier of molecular biology reagents and equipment for research and molecular diagnostics applications.

Halo Genomics, based in Uppsala, offers target selection services and kits for next-gen sequencing that are based on its Selector technology. It is currently working on a new product that combines single-tube target amplification and sequencing library prep for the Illumina platform (IS 3/1/2011).

The firm, which changed its name from Olink Genomics last year, recently signed on several other distributors: Cambio for the UK, Integrated Sciences for Australia and New Zealand, and Biozym Scientific for Germany and Austria.

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