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BG Medicine, Inc Company Profile

04:50 EST 19th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

BG Medicine, Inc. was founded as Beyond Genomics, Inc. in 2000 by thought leaders in systems biology from Harvard, Purdue, Indiana, and Leiden (The Netherlands) Universities and by Flagship Ventures (Cambridge, MA).
Since its inception, BG Medicine developed and validated its advanced proprietary platform that uses an integrated approach to gene expression, proteomics and metabolomics to provide actionable insight in the effects of disease or treatment on intact animals or man. These profiles, which combine information from multiple physiological compartments and often include thousands of distinct analyte levels, enable unprecedented molecular characterization of disease states and drug responses. This enhanced insight in disease and drug effect form the basis for critical R&D decisions by global pharmaceutical corporations.BG Medicine's new name and new leadership reflect the decision to focus on high-value drug development applications of its proprietary Systems Pharmacology platform that is based on the scientific advances in the nascent Systems Biology field.

BG Medicine has received investments from institutional (Flagship Ventures and Gilde Investment Management) and strategic partners in excess of $26 million.

Location

610 Lincoln Street North
Waltham
Massachusetts
2451
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 781-890-1199
Fax: 781-895-1119
Email: info@BG-medicine.com


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