Optologix Announces New Distributor in Japan
DALLAS, TX, July 11, 2016 – Optologix LLC, a developer of light-controlled gene (‘optogenetic’) tools, is pleased to announce a new sales agreement with Funakoshi Co. Ltd. Funakoshi Co. Ltd. is a leading Japanese distributor of reagents and instruments supporting life science researchers. Through the partnership, Funakoshi Co. Ltd. will expand the reach of Optologix’s ‘LITE Switch’ product, a light-inducible gene expression system, throughout Japan. The agreement will expand Optologix’s global network.
About Optologix, LLC
Optologix LLC is a biotechnology company focused on developing the next generation of optogenetic tools that further expand the utility of this groundbreaking approach beyond the neuroscience area to the cell biology field. Optologix provides optogenetic solutions, in the form of reagents and services as well as licensing agreements, for diverse manufacturing, R&D, diagnostic and therapeutic needs.
About Funakoshi Co. Ltd.
Funakoshi Co. Ltd. is a leading distributor of life science reagents and scientific equipment in Japan. The corporate mission of Funakoshi Co. Ltd. is to offer products based on leading-edge technologies from around the world to Japanese researchers to support and develop their research. For more information, visit www.funakoshi.co.jp