Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) Enters into a License Agreement with Applied BioCode, Inc. for High Multiplex Molecular Tests for Agriculture Markets
1/10/2012 6:08:18 AM
SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Applied BioCode, Inc. today announced that it has signed a License and Supply Agreement (Agreement) with Hologic, Inc., a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical imaging systems and surgical products. Hologic is headquartered in Bedford, MA. Under the Agreement Hologic may purchase Barcoded Magnetic Beads with digital multiplex capabilities for up to 128-plex testing from Applied BioCode. Hologic plans to use the Barcoded Magnetic Beads in conjunction with Hologic’s proprietary Invader® chemistry to create highly multiplexed nucleic acid based tests for the agriculture market.