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Takeda, Prometheus Enter IBD Drug-Companion Diagnostic Partnership

Prometheus Biosciences said its bioinformatics platform and advanced machine learning techniques will be used by Takeda Pharmaceutical as part of a global collaboration to...

UTC/RenRX, 3 Principals Agree to Pay $42.6M to Settle False Claims Allegations

UTC Laboratories—also known as Renaissance RX (RenRX)—and its three principals have agreed to pay a combined $42.6 million to settle federal allegations that they...
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8 Companion Diagnostic Developers Making a Mark

If companion diagnostics (CDx) were people, they would be old enough to drink. The first CDx won FDA approval in 1998, when Dako Denmark...

GRAIL’s New Blood-Based Cancer Screening Test Shows High Sensitivity and Specificity

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute researchers report the development of a new blood test that has shown the ability in a multi-center trial to screen for...
Provista Diagnostics researchers say the company's Videssa® Breast test can help inform better decision-making after abnormal mammogram or other breast imaging results and potentially reduce the use of traditional biopsy by up to 67%. (Source: [iStock/David Marchal)

Sequencing Method that Maps Breast Cell Differentiation Provides Insight to Cancer Development

Salk Institute researchers have used of a state-of-the-art technology known as single-nucleus (sn) assay for transposase-accessible chromatin (ATAC) sequencing (snATAC-seq) to profile how specific...
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Tongue Key to Early Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis?

A study of the tongue microbiome reveals some types of bacteria can distinguish people with early pancreatic cancer from healthy individuals
Extending a collaboration launched last year

Celsee, IncellDx Sign Lung Cancer CTC PD-L1 Agreement

The companies will co-commercialize their respective single-cell technologies for CTCs and PD-L1 expression following positive study results
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Specific Fiber Types Promote a Healthy Microbiome

Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified components of dietary fiber that encourage the growth and metabolic activity of...
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The Punctuated Equilibrium of Pancreatic Cancer

The new findings from the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research provide important insights into how pancreatic cancer develops and spreads.

Baby’s Microbiome Varies Based on Delivery Method

Babies born through vaginal delivery have different gut bacteria than those delivered by Caesarean, a new study reports. Scientists from the Wellcome Sanger Institute,...
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