NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Inform Genomics said today it has reached a deal with Tesaro to evaluate the risk of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in patients.

Using Inform Genomics' bioinformatics and genomic platforms, Tesaro will assess the risk of nausea and vomiting in patients receiving certain "moderately" emetogenic chemotherapy regimens and standard antiemetic therapy, without an NK-1 receptor antagonist, Inform said.

Financial and other terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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