NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – SomaGenics announced today that it has licensed its RealSeq-AC small RNA sequencing library preparation technology to Rubicon Genomics.

According to SomaGenics, the technology uses a novel adapter design and specific enzymatic steps to reduce library preparation bias to intramolecular RNA folding and adapter dimers, thereby improving quantification of small RNAs such as microRNAs.

Specific terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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