NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Takeda Pharmaceutical today announced it has signed a partnership with Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute to study the role of gene regulatory proteins as targets for the treatment of heart failure.

The partners will screen and develop molecules that may improve the metabolism and function of a damaged heart. Sanford-Burnham and Takeda scientists will collaborate to validate the targets and molecules with a goal of creating new treatments for heart failure.

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