Deal to study the feasibility of various projects using CombiMatrix's core technology
Terms and details on the deal were not disclosed (9/8)
Furuno Electric Co. (Japan)
Deal to design, engineer and build CombiMatrix's Bench-Top DNA Microarray Synthesizer for CustomArray microarrays
CombiMatrix gets $1M up front and potential development and milestones payments; they will co-develop a commercial instrument (8/9)
Innovadyne Technologies Inc.*
Collaboration to provide an integrated solution targeted to the protein crystallography market
The product offering combines MWG's Theonyx lab automation robot system with the Innovadyne Nanodrop system; terms were not disclosed (7/13)
SomaLogic exclusively licensed technology to enhance the chemical diversity of aptamers
The technology has been incorporated into the company's Selex process; details were not disclosed (7/21)
Cross-licensing deal covering high-throughput research methodologies and equipment
Symyx gets annual license fees and UOP would get payments from any Symyx sale of instruments covered by UOP patents (8/18)
They extended their collaboration focused on the discovery of catalysts to produce certain commodity chemicals
The two-year deal signed in January 2003 was extended one year; BP has exclusive commercial rights and Symyx would get royalties on any resulting sales (7/19)
Multiyear deal under which Tm will supply its Tag-It mutation detection tests
LabOne is increasing its focus in the area of genetic testing; terms were not disclosed (7/19)
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