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With three to four years in the books, Big Pharma’s updated tie-ups with academia have started to progress – some have even reached first-in-human stages, but these updated models have yet to produce any radical results that show they are an improvement over old-style partnerships.
NutraGenomics Inc. is using a systems approach to identify diet-responsive genes and SNPs involved in chronic diseases such as Type 2 diabetes, obesity, atherosclerosis, and certain cancers, using proprietary mouse models to examine dietary effects on genes, proteins, transcription, and metabolism.