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Lark to Provide Novartis Research Foundation with Sequencing Services


HOUSTON--Building on a prior relationship, Lark Technologies and the Novartis Research Foundation have negotiated a new agreement. Lark will provide DNA sequencing services to support gene discovery efforts at the institute. Novartis will supply biological materials to Lark, which will offer high-throughput sequencing for an undisclosed fee. Novartis has been a client of Lark for several years, said Doug Wheeler, Lark's president and COO.

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