NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Biosearch Technologies said today that it has licensed H1N1 influenza signatures and the influenza A sub-typing panel signatures from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Biosearch, based in Novato, Calif., said it is the first to license the CDC influenza signatures. The license grants Biosearch rights under the CDC patents to manufacture and sell oligonucleotides bearing the H1N1 and influenza A sub-typing signatures.

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