NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Seegene and DuPont Nutrition and Health have signed a licensing agreement covering the use of Seegene's multiplex molecular chemistry in DuPont's real-time PCR-based food safety assays.

Under the pact, DuPont will use Seegene's dual-priming oligonucleotide, or DPO, and tagging oligonucleotide capture and extension, or TOCE, technologies in real-time PCR assays for its BAX System for food safety testing.

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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