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Institute for Systems Biology head Leroy Hood presented vignettes from last year's pilot project, laying the groundwork for more widespread wellness-focused work.

The study, funded last month by the NIH, will use SRM-MS to identify proteins from a subset of promising pathways that are associated with DKD patients' progression to end-stage disease.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Centre of Excellence for the Prevention of Organ Failure (PROOF Centre) and MRM Proteomics said today that they are collaborating with the Jain Foundation on research into biomarkers for muscular dystrophy.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – KineMed said today that it has received a $225,000 Phase I Small Business Innovation Research contract from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for research into biomarkers for the early detection of myocardial fibrosis.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Genome Institute of Singapore and Sengenics said today that they have formed a partnership to identify and validate auto-antibody signatures for the early detection of cancers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Vermillion today said that it has inked an equity investment deal with certain investors to purchase up to $31.5 million of the firm's stock.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Vermillion has signed a cooperative research and development agreement, or CRADA, with the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command for the evaluation of the OVA1 ovarian cancer diagnostic test, Vermillion announced today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Australian government has awarded Proteomics International A$1 million (US$ 1 million) to develop biomarkers for diabetic kidney disease into a companion diagnostic test.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thallion Pharmaceuticals today said that it has sold its remaining stake in Caprion Proteomics for approximately C$4.5 million (US$4.5 million).

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