Roche NimbleGen and Affymetrix Expand Licensing Agreement
News Mar 17, 2008
Roche NimbleGen Inc., a company of Roche Applied Science, and Affymetrix Inc. announced that they have expanded the terms of the license to a number of Affymetrix patents originally granted in October 2006.
The expanded license now provides certain diagnostic rights for array-based DNA copy number analysis and array-based re-sequencing in addition to covering the manufacture, use and sale of nucleic acid microarrays and related products and services in the research field. Financial details of the expanded license were not disclosed.