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Oxford Nanopore Licenses UCSC Technology
Oxford Nanopore Technologies this week said it has signed an exclusive license agreement for nanopore technology developed at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Under the terms of the agreement, the company will fund research in the laboratories of UCSC professors David Deamer and Mark Akeson, who have developed methods for using protein nanopores to analyze DNA.

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