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DNAStar Licenses Lasergene Software to University of Bristol

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — DNAStar has granted the University of Bristol a 3-year site license to its Lasergene sequence-analysis software, DNAStar said today.
The Lasergene software is used to help researchers assemble and analyze protein and DNA sequences.
DNAStar said it has a 15-year relationship with Bristol.
Financial terms of the deal were not released.

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