NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Biotech firm Berg announced today that it has partnered with Sanofi to identify biomarkers of influenza vaccine performance.

Under the terms of the deal, Berg will use its Interrogative Biology platform — which uses the company's artificial intelligence technology to analyze molecular and clinical data — in order to assess potential biomarkers of seasonal influenza vaccination outcomes in an unbiased and data-driven manner.

Additional terms were not disclosed.

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