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Idaho Technology Licenses IP to Kapa Biosystems

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Idaho Technology today said that it has licensed intellectual property related to real-time PCR applications to Kapa Biosystems.

The licensed IP covers reagents or methods using SYBR Green 1 technology and melting curve analysis for real-time PCR. Idaho said that the agreement is part of its ongoing licensing program in cooperation with Roche Diagnostics.

Financial and other terms of the license were not disclosed.

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