SomaLogic presents new research at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions that illustrates the power of proteomics in addressing cardiovascular disease

October 31, 2022 at 8:00 AM EDT

SomaLogic and prominent research partners will lead five sessions about CVD and other leading causes of death

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SomaLogic (NASDAQ: SLGC), a leader in AI data-driven proteomics technology, today announced findings from key studies demonstrating the broad and deep role proteomics plays in detecting cardiovascular risk, achieving optimal cardiometabolic health, and assessing the correlation of cardiovascular disease with other diseases that are among the leading causes of death around the world. SomaLogic and its research partners will present these studies at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions in Chicago on November 5-7, 2022.

“Proteomics is leading the conversation at AHA this year with more than 43 sessions on the topic. SomaLogic is proud to be at the forefront of these discussions by leading five oral and poster sessions that show the value of proteomics for the future of heart and overall health,” said SomaLogic Chief Medical Officer Stephen Williams, M.D., Ph.D. “Imagine a future where a healthcare provider is armed with insight into their patient’s current and future health outlook, all from one sample of blood. This future can become a reality when we couple proteomic tests with existing care plans in the clinical setting.”

SomaLogic invites AHA attendees to the following sessions:

  1. Oral Session: Stroke Council Award - Top Scientific Research in Stroke
    • Summary: Proteomic Indicators of Cardiovascular Health Relate to Brain Volume and Dementia Risk
    • Date: Monday, Nov. 7, 8:36-8:46am CT
    • Location: N230B
    • Presentation #: 396
  2. Oral Session: Understanding and Modifying Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes
    • Summary: Cardiometabolic Disease Protein Signatures and Response to GLP-1 Receptor Agonist in the EXSCEL Clinical Trial
    • Date: Monday, Nov. 7, 1:30-1:35pm CT
    • Location: Zone 3‚ Science and Technology Hall‚ Level 3
    • Presentation #: 610
  3. Poster Session: Unearthing the Complex Relationship Between Adipokines, Biomarkers and Cardiometabolic Health
    • Summary: Weight Loss Improves Cardiometabolic Health as Measured by Plasma Proteins in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes
    • Date: Saturday, Nov. 5, 11:00am-12:00pm CT
    • Location: Zone 3, Science and Technology Hall, Level 3
    • Presentation #: SA3001
  4. Poster Session: Observations in Clinical Outcomes from the COVID-19 Pandemic Frontlines
    • Summary: Utility of a Proteomic Surrogate for Cardiovascular Outcomes to Predict and Monitor COVID-19 Induced Myocarditis
    • Date: Sunday, Nov. 6, 3:45-4:45pm CT
    • Location: Zone 2, Science and Technology Hall, Level 3
    • Presentation #: SU2115
  5. Poster Session: Biomarkers in Heart Failure - Prognostic Indicators and Mechanistic Research
    • Summary: Subphenotypes of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction based on repeated measurements of 4210 circulating proteins are driven by protein subsets reflecting different biological mechanisms
    • Date: Sunday, Nov. 6, 3:45-4:45pm CT
    • Location: Zone 2, Science and Technology Hall, Level 3
    • Presentation #: SU2184

“All of our studies highlighted at AHA –– in collaboration with our research partners –– show the breadth and depth of our proteomic assays and tests, which excel at providing a holistic view of patient health while exploring the connections between cardiovascular disease and multiple other therapeutic areas, including dementia, Type 2 diabetes, COVID-19 and more,” said Dr. Williams.

In addition to presentation sessions, SomaLogic will have a booth in the exhibit hall. AHA attendees can stop by booth #2114 to connect with SomaLogic presenters, researchers and scientists. Life science companies can discuss SomaLogic’s SomaScan® Assay technology and its applications for heart disease research. Those in the healthcare industry can discuss SomaLogic’s SomaSignal™ test technology and applications for SomaLogic’s CVD test that can aid physicians in providing precision patient care.

About SomaLogic 
SomaLogic (Nasdaq: SLGC) seeks to deliver precise, meaningful and actionable health-management information that empowers individuals worldwide to continuously optimize their personal health and wellness throughout their lives. This essential information, to be provided through a global network of partners and users, is derived from SomaLogic’s personalized measurement of important changes in an individual’s proteins over time. For more information, visit and follow @somalogic on Twitter.

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