NEW YORK, Jan. 21 - GenoMed on Friday said it has signed a Letter of Intent with the DW Coordinating Center to buy 50 Caucasian samples of "common, serious diseases."

DWCC, a global contract-research group with research ties to Eastern Europe based in Los Altos, Calif., will obtain blood samples from patients with "common diseases" like hypertension, myocardial infarction, stroke, and some cancers.

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