In Brief This Week: Affymetrix; LabCorp; Life Tech, DNAVEC, N-of-One; Qiagen; MDxHealth; Abbott: More | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Affymetrix this week said it sold its Anatrace business to investment firm StoneCalibre for an undisclosed amount. Anatrace is based in Maumee, Ohio and is a highly specialized developer, manufacturer, and distributor of high-purity detergents and synthetic lipids used in membrane protein research. An Affymetrix spokesman said Anatrace's revenues were not material to the company's overall financials.

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