Protea to Collaborate with U of Southampton on Alzheimer's Markers | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Protea Biosciences Group today said that it has signed an agreement to collaborate with the University of Southampton to identify biomarkers that may indicate a risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.

Researchers will use Protea's direct molecular imaging technology and capabilities to study the molecular mechanisms of the aged brain in an effort to identify the markers. Protea researchers, led by Matthew Powell and Greg Kilby, will collaborate with a team of Alzheimer's researchers at the University of Southampton led by Roxana Carare.

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