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Mapmygenome India Launches, Partners with Brain Resource

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Personal genomics firm Mapmygenome India launched on Tuesday with the announcement of a partnership with Brain Resource.

The Hyderabad, India-based company offers services including a personal genetic profiling product called Genomepatri which includes information about traits, diseases, and drug responses based on an individual's DNA sample.

In partnership with Brain Resource, Mapmygenome also is offering a product called Mapmybrain for brain wellness. Mapmybrain comprises two solutions, WebNeuro for assessing an individual's cognitive strengths and weaknesses, and MyCalmBeat, a personal stress reduction monitor.

Brain Resource is a cognitive tool development shop with offices in San Francisco and Ultimo, Australia.

"With 12 years of expertise in the genomics space, we felt it was time to bring personal genomics to India," Anu Acharya, CEO of Mapmygenome, said in a statement. "With our products and services, we hope to make a positive impact on the early detection of life threatening diseases and conditions."

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