Vermillion last week reported results demonstrating the utility of its Vasclir protein biomarker test for peripheral artery disease.

In a poster at the Society for Vascular Medicine's annual meeting in Minneapolis, researchers led by Stanford professor of medicine John Cooke presented results from a 1,025-subject, multi-center prospective study that found the Vasclir test was able to identify 85 percent of PAD patients missed by the Framingham Risk Score – a conventional measure of risk for cardiovascular disease.

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