NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Caprion said today it has received a grant from the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research to identify protein biomarkers associated with Parkinson's.

The Montreal-based firm said it will use the funding to identify and validate biomarkers that could be used for early detection and diagnosis, monitor disease progression, and assess the effectiveness of experimental therapies.

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