NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – BioMark Diagnostics today announced it is partnering with The Metabolomics Innovation Centre on cancer research. 

The deal augments BioMark's efforts to discover, validate, and translate metabolomics-based diagnostic tests for early cancer detection, the Vancouver, British Columbia-based firm said, adding it "complements" its planned research into lung, prostate, breast, and colon cancer.  

In collaboration with TMIC, BioMark plans to develop novel point-of-care diagnostic tests. 

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