By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Canada's Centre of Excellence for the Prevention of Organ Failure (PROOF) and Adiga Life Sciences announced today a collaboration to identify proteomic and genomic biomarkers for monitoring the effectiveness of allergy vaccines.

Knowledge gained from the project is expected to lead to a better understanding of how such vaccines work, which will then be used to guide development of molecular tests for diagnosing and managing allergic rhinitis, PROOF said.

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