Clinical Data And Algynomics To Commercialize Proprietary Genetic Pain Panel
Published: Oct 04, 2006
NEWTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clinical Data, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLDA) announced today that its Cogenics Division has signed an agreement to provide genomic testing services to the pain research community based on Algynomics’ proprietary panel of genetic markers. This panel is designed to examine the genetic basis or underpinnings of human pain sensitivity, pain conditions, and responses to existing and new pharmacological agents used to treat pain, inflammation and mood disorders. The genetic panel is the result of more than ten years of rigorous pain research performed at the University of North Carolina’s Center for Neurosensory Disorders located within UNC’s School of Dentistry, and which has been licensed to Algynomics for commercialization.