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Bayer, Roche deal

March 17, 2014 7:00 AM UTC

Bayer and Roche's Ventana Medical Systems Inc. tissue diagnostic unit added an undisclosed number of targeted cancer therapies from Bayer to a January 2012 deal to develop, manufacture and commercialize companion diagnostics focused on immunohistochemistry. As part of the expansion, Ventana will create a team with resources exclusively assigned to Bayer projects. Ventana's immunohistochemistry platform will be used for patient selection in clinical trials by analyzing the expression level of undisclosed tumor targets. Both companies are not disclosing financial terms. ...