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University of Illinois at Chicago
SoleSource #963MNK
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Renewal Info
Published Tuesday June 5, 2012
Renewal entered into with:
Vendor: Affymetrix Inc.
Amount: An estimated $190,000
Renewal: 2nd of 2, 7/1/2012 through 6/30/2013
Pricing Changes: 
None
Service/Product Changes: 
None
Sole Source Status: 
These highly specialized reagents are needed for the standardization and calibration of ongoing experiments. The research is dependent upon using the same reagents as only they are compatible with the instrument/equipment.
Potential Future Renewals: None
The buyer for this procurement is now John Meehan, (312) 413-5961.

The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Renewal Info
Published Monday March 21, 2011
Renewal entered into with:
Vendor: Affymetrix Inc.
Amount: An estimated $190,000
Renewal: 1st of 2, 7/1/2011 through 6/30/2012
Pricing Changes: 
None
Service/Product Changes: 
None
Sole Source Status: 
The Primary Investigators (PIs) have to use the same reagents from Affymetrix to complete their experiments as only these reagents are compatible with their equipment.

The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Award InfoPublished Friday November 28, 2008
Awarded to:
Vendor: Affymetrix Inc., Santa Clara, CA
Amount: An estimated $507,000
Terms:
An estimated start date of 11/29/2008 through 6/30/2011, 32 months
Renewals:
2 one-year
Comments:
The Research Resources Center keeps estimated quantities of Ribo Nucleic Acid (RNA) transcript kits, hybridization control kits, test arrays and reagents for the Primary Investigators. The Primary Investigators (PIs) have to use the same reagents from Affymetrix to complete their experiments as only these reagents are compatible with their equipment. If the PIs use reagents other than those supplied by Affymetrix Inc. they will get different data results.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, November 12, 2008
The University awarded a contract for estimated quantities of laboratory reagents to Affymetrix Inc., Santa Clara, CA, for an estimated $507,000.
The vendor will provide estimated quantities of Ribo Nucleic Acid (RNA) transcript kits, hybridization control kits, test arrays and reagents during the period beginning November 22, 2008 through June 30, 2011 with option to renew for 2 additional one-year periods at the same price, terms and conditions. All renewals are subject to continuing need, availability of funds, and satisfactory performance.
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the compatibility of equipment, accessories, replacement parts, or service is a paramount consideration.

For additional information, contact:
Margaret Kibaya
University of Illinois at Chicago
Purchasing Division (M/C 560)
809 South Marshfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612-7203
Phone: (312) 996-7076
FAX: (312) 996-3135

This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.

The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.

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