The companies will offer a system for the identification and quantitation of metabolites in biological samples.
The researchers found multiple enzymes that indicate causes of dysregulated adaptive immunity and tissue damage in fatal Ebola virus disease.
The firm has settled on a set of metabolite biomarkers, along with an algorithm, for its first version of a test for arterial plaque buildup.
Multi-omics, mass spec-based imaging, and cardiovascular biomarkers received extra attention at MSACL US while small molecules continue to drive the field.
The deal joins Metabolon's metabolomics expertise with InnVentis' big data and machine learning platform.
While tools and technologies exist for identifying and measuring metabolites, analyzing such data remains a challenge, according to the NIH.
The partners will work to develop and distribute IROA Technologies' kit for chemically labeling metabolites for mass spectrometry analysis.
Mass spec-based analysis of CFS patients shows an analyte signature indicative of a stalled, underperforming metabolism, and could help diagnose the condition.
The company said it will use the proceeds to develop and commercialize its pipeline of metabolomics-based products.
Scientists from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology and Kyoto University have found 14 metabolites whose levels differ in older individuals' blood.
360Dx reports that the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services would cover next-generation sequencing-based cancer panel tests.
The Washington Post reports that a meteorologist is being considered as presidential science and technology advisor.
In PNAS this week: precision medicine strategy to screen for disease risk, genome evolution in Haemophilus influenzae, and more.
Researchers have developed a PCR-based assay to gauge whether manatees are present in waters.