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Thomson Reuters Acquires GeneGo


 
  
Resulting solutions will help biopharma and academic researchers design better drugs


Resulting solutions will help biopharma and academic researchers design better drugs

Thomson Reuters PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters today announced that it has acquired GeneGo, a leading provider of biology and disease information, analytics, and decision support solutions for pharmaceutical research and development.

Effective immediately, GeneGo will become part of the Healthcare & Science business of Thomson Reuters. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition enables Thomson Reuters to provide the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and academic research communities with solutions that provide better understanding of the underlying mechanism of disease and potential therapies. GeneGo's scientific expertise and assets in biology-driven drug discovery complement the Thomson Reuters life sciences portfolio that covers drug pipeline competitive intelligence, patents, and chemistry.

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