NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Ending months of speculation, CuraGen said publicly last week it has begun looking for strategic options for its majority stake in 454 Life Sciences.
The company cited as reasons the desire to “ensure funding for our advanced oncology pipeline and ensure that 454 Life Sciences has sufficient resources to support its growth and expansion.”

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