NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Diversigen and Norgen Biotek said today that they have signed an agreement to combine their respective services into a single end-to-end offering for microbiome research.

Diversigen provides microbiome and metagenomics consulting, sequencing, and data analysis services, while Norgen sells products for RNA, DNA, and protein purification, as well as next-generation sequencing sample prep.

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