NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies today said that it has entered into a research collaboration with Ameritox to evaluate the use of Agilent's RapidFire platform in medication monitoring.

The RapidFire system is a high-throughput mass spectrometry platform that was developed for drug screening by Biocius, a spinout of BioTrove that Agilent acquired two years ago. The RapidFire 360 system was launched in May 2010 for the high-throughput screening of in vitro ADME assays.

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