SynapDx Licenses Technology from Children's Hospital Boston to Develop Array-based Autism Tests | GenomeWeb

By Justin Petrone

SynapDx has licensed technology from Children's Hospital Boston that will support its aim to develop blood-based tests for the early detection of autism spectrum disorders.

The Southborough, Mass.-based startup is using gene-expression arrays to distinguish children with autism from those with other kinds of developmental disorders, Theresa Tibble, senior director of clinical market development, told BioArray News this week.

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