The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute has tapped NuGen Technologies to provide automated reagent solutions for expression profiling of approximately 6,000 blood samples from the landmark Framingham Heart Study, NuGen said this week.

NuGen's products will be used for an initiative that the Framingham Heart Study launched last year called the Systems Approach to Biomarker Research in Cardiovascular Disease, or SABRe CVD.

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