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Bioke to Distribute RainDance's Digital PCR System in Benelux Region, Germany

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – RainDance Technologies and Bioke today announced a distribution deal covering parts of Europe.

Under the terms of the agreement, Bioke, a Dutch cell signaling technology company based in Leiden, will distribute RainDance's RainDrop Digital PCR Systems in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany. The deal took effect on Oct. 28.

In a statement, Sandy McBean, general manager of commercial operations EMEA, RainDance, said that his firm chose Bioke based on its experience "working with cutting-edge genomics technologies and strong relationships with the key opinion leaders across the Benelux region and Germany." He added that the RainDrop system is seeing "broad adoption" across Europe.

Financial and other terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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