By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Promega and ATCC today announced a collaboration for cell banking and bioproduction of cells in order to create bioluminescence-based drug discovery assays for biologics.

The deal calls for ATCC to produce and authenticate cell banks and production lots of engineered and stock cell lines for use as cellular reagents as Promega creates a line of new cell-based assay systems for biologics. The initial system will be for biologics drug discovery.

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