Metabolon, IMDEA Collaborate on Omics-based Nutrition, Dx | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Metabolomics firm Metabolon and Spain's IMDEA Food today said they are collaborating on projects to develop functional foods and diagnostic tools.

The collaboration will focus on tools and food aimed at preventing prevalent chronic illnesses with high societal impact, such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, obesity, and neurological diseases, where in-depth studies characterizing the molecular underpinnings of the benefits of food and food components are needed, Metabolon and IMDEA Food said.

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