NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Exact Sciences said after the close of the market on Tuesday that it has sold to Genzyme certain intellectual property assets related to the fields of prenatal and reproductive health in a deal that is expected to provide the firm with a cash infusion of $24.5 million.

In addition, the Marlborough, Mass.-based firm has sold to Genzyme 3 million shares of its common stock.

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