ZS Genetics and the University of New Hampshire Sign Long-Term Development Contract
News Sep 14, 2007
ZS Genetics, Inc. and the University of New Hampshire have signed a long-term contract for technology development in genetic analysis.
ZS Genetics and the Hubbard Center for Genome Studies at UNH bring their development relationship to a new level with the signing of a three-year contract. This agreement supports the development of technology and intellectual property for ZS Genetics’ radically different genetic analysis technology. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Dr. Kelley Thomas, Hubbard Chair and co-director of the Hubbard Center, said, “We are very pleased to be working with a company at the cutting edge of genetic analysis technology. It is exciting work to be part of an effort that has the potential to revolutionize genetic sequencing, expression read lengths and gene analysis in general.”
William R. Glover, III, president of ZS Genetics, said, “The Hubbard Center and UNH have been very helpful, it is truly a pleasure to work with such a great team. The accomplishments we have made speak to the center’s commitment to promote the development of the biotechnology industry in the region and support of the university’s commitment to partnerships for technology-based economic development.”