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Metabolon Becomes Member of NCI s Early Detection Research Network

NEW YORK, Nov. 30 (GenomeWeb News) - The National Cancer Institute's Early Detection Research Network has selected Metabolon as a member, the company said today.

 

As a member, Metabolon will share its technology and metabolomics expertise with Arul Chinnaiyan of the University of Michigan to discover disease biomarkers for prostate cancer, the company said. The collaboration is funded by an NCI grant as part of the Chair's Challenge program.

 

The network was established by NCI in early 2000 and aims to identify and validate cancer biomarkers for early cancer detection.

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