By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – German firm Progen Biotechnik today announced an exclusive distribution agreement covering Germany with Asuragen to offer multiplexed assays based on Asuragen technology.

As a result of the deal, Progen can now offer assays incorporating Asuragen's Signature technology for the detection of mutations found in solid tumors, such as KRAS and BRAF, and fusion transcripts or mutations associated with specific leukemia types and subtypes, Progen said in a statement.

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