PopGenTech Receives $1.2M from Wellcome Trust for Alzheimer's Study with Cardiff University | GenomeWeb

Population Genetics Technologies has received $1.2 million from the Wellcome Trust to study genetic predisposition to Alzheimer's disease in collaboration with researchers at Cardiff University in Wales, the company said this week.

During the two-year study funded under the award, PopGenTech will use its proprietary DNA selection and tagging technology to study rare variants in genes believed to be involved in Alzheimer's in patient samples.

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