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OSU Installs Syngene's Dymension Software to Profile Insect Proteins

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Oklahoma State University has installed Syngene’s software in its Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Syngene said today.
 
Syngene, based in Cambridge, UK, said OSU will use the Dymension software, which analyzes 2D protein gel images, to determine the 2D protein profiles of aphids, honey bees, termites, and ticks.  
 
Financial terms of the deal were not released.

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