Roche Licenses Real-Time PCR Tools to Takara Bio | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Roche Diagnostics has licensed fluorescent dye and melting curve analysis technology to Takara Bio for real-time PCR applications, Roche said today.

Under the agreement, Takara has obtained a non-exclusive license to use SYBR Green I technology and melting curve analysis for use on instruments in Japan, and a worldwide license to use the technology in kits for research applications.

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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