Prometheus, Tarrot to Seek Crohn's Disease Biomarkers for PGx Applications | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Prometheus Laboratories and Tarrot Laboratories today announced an exclusive research collaboration and license agreement to identify biomarkers associated with clinical response to anti-TNF therapies in Crohn's disease.

The deal covers genetic and serologic biomarkers as predictors of response to drugs such as Cimzia (certolizumab pegol), Humira (adalimumab), and Remicade (infliximab). Diagnostic tests would be developed from the biomarkers.

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