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.
Researchers working on the Human Functional Genomics Project have begun to unravel genetic relationships and variations in human immune response.
The partners will collaborate to enhance Muses Labs' personalized treatment methodology for Alzheimer's disease and related cognitive conditions.
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Metabolon will work with Johns Hopkins University and Tufts Medical Center to develop and clinically validate the new blood-based diagnostic.
The firm will look for metabolic profiles that could help diagnose asphyxia in human newborns, signatures that were derived from animal studies.
The WUSTL-developed method detects a bile acid that is found at increased levels in Niemann-Pick patients, and is ready for pilot testing, its developers said.
Scientists from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology and Kyoto University have found 14 metabolites whose levels differ in older individuals' blood.
Researchers tie a variant in ADAMTS3 to breathing difficulties in dissimilar dog breeds, according to Discover's D-brief blog.
The Japan Times reports that researchers sequenced the genome of a woman who lived during the Jomon period.
Parents of children with rare genetic disease have to contend with shifts in the interpretation of genetic variants, the Wall Street Journal reports.
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