Protagen to Use UniArray Platform to Discover Multiple Sclerosis Biomarkers for Biogen Idec | GenomeWeb

By Justin Petrone

Protagen this week said it will work with Biogen Idec to discover biomarkers related to relapsing or remitting multiple sclerosis.

Under the terms of the agreement, Protagen will use its UniArray protein-chip platform and expertise in autoantibody research to retrospectively analyze samples from a Biogen Idec clinical trial with the goal of identifying predictive and response biomarkers associated with MS therapies.

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