Bozeman, MT (April 1, 2009) – Golden Helix, Inc, a global leader in genetic analysis software and services, and Spinco Biotech Pvt Ltd have entered into an exclusive agreement under which Spinco will act as a premier distributor of Golden Helix products and services in India. Spinco will provide sales, marketing, and first level customer support for Golden Helix’ analysis and visualization software and services.
“We have seen a continual increase in the volume of inquiries from leading Indian research organizations,” said Andy Ferrin, VP of Sales & Marketing for Golden Helix. “Our goal is to partner with Spinco, leveraging their expertise and reputation, to offer researchers and scientists in India a complete genetic analysis solution, allowing us to better serve this growing market.”
“Spinco Biotech is honored to be associated with Golden Helix for the entire range of state-of-the-art software for genotyping. Their new-generation software tool, SVS 7, will help in the analysis of genetic research in India for association studies and CNV,” said Dr. KR Kumaraswamy, Vice President of Life Science for Spinco.
Spinco Biotech is a leading distributor of Analytical and Life Science Instrumentation and has been serving the India scientific community for 28 years. Spinco is the exclusive representative of Affymetrix in India and is committed to excellence in every function of their business - using people, knowledge, innovation and technology to provide their customers with products of the highest quality and world class services.
About Golden Helix
Founded in 1998, Golden Helix has become the global leader in SNP and copy number analysis, genetic association software, and services. Using advanced technologies, Golden Helix provides a comprehensive suite of software tools that empower genetic analysis at unprecedented levels of scope, depth, and ease. Used by hundreds of researchers at the world's top pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic research organizations, their products have been cited in over 100 peer-reviewed publications that detail groundbreaking research uncovering the genetic and environmental basis of disease. For more information, please visit www.goldenhelix.com.
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