NEW YORK, Jan. 16-Variagenics said today that it has licensed its patents on the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene to GeneOhm Sciences, Sciona, and Tm Bioscience. Variations in the MTHFR gene may be related to thromboembolic disease risk.


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