NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Molecular diagnostics company BG Medicine will collaborate with researchers in Denmark and use data from various cohort studies conducted in Copenhagen in its High Risk Plaque Initiative, the company said today.
 
The HRP is a research initiative begun by BG Medicine, Merck, AstraZeneca, and Philips that aims to develop diagnostic biomarkers that can predict heart attacks caused by myocardial infarction or by the rupture of atherosclerotic plaque as early as four years before they occur. 
 

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