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Sankyo Pharma Taps Gentris for Pharmacogenomics Diagnostics

NEW YORK, Feb. 24 - Gentris, a North Carolina clinical pharmacogenomics company, said today that it has begun a three-year non-exclusive collaboration with Sankyo Pharma, the US subsidiary of Japanese pharmaceutical firm Sankyo Co., Ltd.

 

The companies will partner on a pharmacogenomic test panel based on proprietary tests developed by Gentris to investigate drug pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, safety, and efficacy.  

 

In addition, Gentris and Sankyo Pharma said they would work jointly on new diagnostic tests to complement Sankyo's new drugs.

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