NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Sigma-Aldrich has made a $7.8 million equity investment in Sangamo BioSciences as part of the companies’ plan to co-develop and market zinc finger-based research reagents, the firms said yesterday.
 
The companies will use Sangamo’s ZFP technology to develop the reagents for a variety of cell analysis applications including cell lines with enhanced protein production performance, panels of knock-out cell lines for drug discovery, and stem cell and transgenic animal models.
 

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