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Lineagen and Fast Forward Collaborate to Develop Gene and Biomarker-Based Clinical Assays for Multiple Sclerosis
Date:12/14/2011

ve team to evaluate and affirm a broad number of biomarkers simultaneously, with the collective goal of delivering our best testing services to physicians and patients."

Dr. Rose commented, "One of the most critical challenges is to find answers to key questions, such as how do we identify those patients who are more likely to experience disease progression and how do we determine patients' potential responsiveness to therapy? With this important funding provided by Fast Forward, we will rapidly gain key insights that we believe can have a profound impact on the lives of people living with MS."

About MS

MS is a chronic, unpredictable neurological disease that affects the central nervous system. It is thought to be an autoimmune disorder, meaning the immune system incorrectly attacks healthy tissue. Symptoms may be mild, such as numbness in the limbs, or severe, such as paralysis or loss of vision. These problems may be permanent or may come and go. According to the National MS Society, at least 400,000 Americans have MS, and every hour someone is newly diagnosed. MS affects about 2.1 million people worldwide.

About Lineagen

Lineagen, based in Salt Lake City, sells integrated diagnostic and consultative services for complex disorders to physicians, combining high-value genetic testing with comprehensive, personalized consultative services.

Lineagen is strongly differentiated through its focus on specific complex diseases and disorders with demonstrated genetic association: autism spectrum disorders (ASD), multiple sclerosis (MS) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD). This specialization enables the company to combine powerful insight into clinical diagnostic pathways with strong proprietary and in-licensed research data, resulting in earlier, more personalized intervention and management for conditions where genetic susceptibility matters. Lineagen addresses a large, unmet, and growing need for exp
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