NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular biology enzymes manufacturer Enzymatics today said that it has received ISO 13485:2003 and 9001:2000 standards certification from TÜV SÜD America.

The Beverly, Mass.-based firm makes proteins that are used for research and diagnostics purposes with a focus on nucleic acid detection technologies. It provides enzymes and buffer solutions for the Polonator, a low-cost sequencing system developed by George Church's group at Harvard Medical School and sold by the Dover unit of Danaher-Motion.

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