Amadeusz Juskowiak

Varian var siemens form joint venture

Varian Associates Inc and Siemens AG said they signed a letter of intent to form and jointly operate a nuclear magnetic resonance imaging spectroscopy business in Fremont Calif

The systems are smaller than magnetic resonance imaging equipment currently used in clinical examinations the companies said

They also said the products resulting from the venture are intended for use in small animal research certain limited medical research and materials testing