NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Madrid-based Labec Pharma has entered a license agreement with Interleukin Genetics under which it will offer a genetic test for heart attack risk in Spain and Portugal, Interleukin Genetics said today.

Under the agreement, Labec Pharma will market the Heart Health tests, and Interleukin Genetics will process them in its lab in Waltham, Mass. Interleukin will receive royalties and milestone payments from Labec.

The companies also said that they plan to seek CE Mark certification for the test.

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