By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies said after the close of the market Thursday that it has teamed with three research centers to form the Genomic Cancer Care Alliance.

The alliance aims to help people with cancer gain access to better treatment options through analysis of their genomic information. In addition to Life Technologies, the founding partners of the alliance include Fox Chase Cancer Center, Scripps Genomic Medicine, and the Translational Genomics Research Institute.

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