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The consortium is made up of Genome Profiling, Rob Knight's UCSD lab, KromaTid, Metabolon, and Orig3n, and is sponsored by a new company called Interome.

The company said it will use the proceeds to develop and commercialize its pipeline of metabolomics-based products.

The partners will collaborate to enhance Muses Labs' personalized treatment methodology for Alzheimer's disease and related cognitive conditions.

Metabolon will work with Johns Hopkins University and Tufts Medical Center to develop and clinically validate the new blood-based diagnostic.

Metabolon's test, called Quantose IR, uses insulin and three non-glycemic biomarkers to assess the risk of a patient becoming prediabetic.

Microbe and metabolite patterns in gut samples from Cheyenne and Arapaho individuals shared features with those previously reported in inflammatory bowel disease.

Metabolon Raises $5M

The financing is an extension of a Series E round completed in early 2014 and brings the total amount in the round to $20 million.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Metabolon today announced a partnership with Spanish biomedical firm Metdia Biotech to commercialize the Quantose IR and Quantose IGT prediabetes tests in 14 European countries.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Metabolon said today it has struck an agreement with Baylor College of Medicine to provide Global Metabolomics-Assisted Pathway Screening (MAPS) services for patients who may have inborn errors of metabolism (IEMs).

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Metabolon announced that it is partnering with Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pa., on a pilot study to evaluate Metabolon's Quantose IR test in monitoring glycemic control in people with prediabetes.


Kuwait says it will alter its law requiring citizens and visitors to provide DNA samples, New Scientist reports.

In Science this week: convergent evolution in bird hemoglobin, and more.

The Wall Street Journal speaks with patients affected by questionable test results from Theranos.

Researchers link variants in TACR3 to hot flashes during menopause, Live Science reports.