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Lipomics, UCSD to Study Insulin Resistance; Lipomics to Retain Certain Dx Rights

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Lipomics Technologies and the University of California, San Diego, plan to investigate the underlying mechanisms involved in insulin-resistance disorders.
 
Under the agreement, Lipomics and UCSD will collaborate on basic and clinical research projects to study non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, obesity, and other insulin-resistance disorders, as well as studies that aim to identify the roles different organ systems play in NIDDM, the company said today.
 
Lipomics said it will retain certain rights to develop diagnostic applications that will be based on information stemming from the studies.
 
Financial terms of the agreement have not been released.

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