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Asuragen: Dec 20, 2007

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Asuragen has introduced four new microRNA services including a new high-sensitivity assay for its DiscovArray miRNA expression profiling service, expansion of its miRInform miRNA data packaging system to support Agilent miRNA array data, the new ABI TaqMan Human v 1.0 miRNA array, and a new miRNA-compatible sample preparation service for Paxgene blood samples.
 
The company said these services are now available for basic research and clinical pharmacogenomic testing.

The Scan

Tens of Millions Saved

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Also Subvariants

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