NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Becton Dickinson said after the close of the market Tuesday that it has acquired San Francisco Bay Area single-cell genomics startup Cellular Research for an undisclosed amount.

Founded in 2011 by Stanford University and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs including Stephen Fodor, Glenn Fu, and Stephen Quake, Cellular Research has developed tools for massively parallel single-cell genetic analysis based on its proprietary molecular indexing technology.

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