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Paradigm Genetics Delivers Screening Targets to Bayer

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--Paradigm Genetics announced that it has delivered more screening targets to Bayer in accordance with a research collaboration aimed at developing herbicides. Bayer is developing additional assays on target genes discovered in Paradigm's GeneFunction Factory.

The collaboration began in October, 1998 and reached two milestones in February when Paradigm provided the first assay and delivered release 1.1 of a customized FunctionFinder bioinformatics system.

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