This article, originally published on April 6, has been updated from a previous version to include additional information and comments from a Roche spokesperson.

Roche said today that the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will use a Roche LightCycler 480 real-time PCR system in its research.

Researchers at the institute will use the platform to analyze gene expression and genetic variation in cancer research, Roche said.

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