NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Swedish antibody array diagnostics firm Immunovia and Lund University have announced a SEK2 million ($239,300) grant from Vinnova, the Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems, to kick off validation of tests for lupus using the firm's Immray technology platform.

The antibody array-based tests will monitor an individual's immune response by analysing serum proteins that form immune biomarker signatures, which can be used for diagnosis, prognosis, and monitoring of flares in autoimmune diseases.

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