NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Proove Biosciences announced today that it has acquired Algynomics, a research-stage pain diagnostics company.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Algynomics's platform and patient cohorts provide prospective data to identify individuals at increased risk for chronic pain, Proove said. Such research can be used to target pain prevention efforts, enhance patient stratification in clinical trials to identify treatment responders, produce more sensitive criteria for trial enrollment, and develop algorithms to tailor treatment for pain.

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