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Color Genomics Branches out with Cardiovascular Test

The Color Hereditary High Cholesterol Test will screen the three genes known to cause the most cases of FH: APOB, LDLR, and PSCK9
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Agilent Extends Reproductive Genetics Collaboration with Belgian Partners

The partners will continue research to develop methods for preimplantation genetic testing of embryos for the in vitro fertilization market.

Discovery of Functional Serum Biomarkers

Lung cancer is one of the most common malignancies and the leading cause of cancer-related fatality. In the United States alone, more than 210,000...
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Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches CDx Alliance with Novartis, Pfizer

Thermo Fisher Scientific said today it will partner with Novartis and Pfizer to develop and commercialize a companion diagnostic for non-small cell lung cancer...
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Caris Inks Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostics Deal with Threshold Pharmaceuticals

Caris will use its ADAPT system to develop a diagnostic intended to classify potential outcomes for Threshold's drug candidate evofosfamide.
ScaleMatrix runs a state-of-the-art data center at its headquarters in San Diego.

OnRamp Bioinformatics, Cloudian, ScaleMatrix Combine Services for Genomic Data Analysis and Storage Offering

The hybrid on-premise cloud system combines sequencing, computing, analysis and storage, while improving the speed of genomic data analysis
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Maternal Plasma DNA Testing

In October 2011, the Sequenom Center for Molecular Medicine (SCMM) became the first laboratory in the United States to offer next-generation sequencing of circulating...
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NanoString, Medivation, and Astellas to Develop Breast Cancer CDx

Collaboration involves PAM50-based Prosigna Assay and enzalutamide for triple negative breast cancer, using nCounter Dx Analysis System.
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Video and Digital PSA Campaign Urges Lung Cancer Patients to Get Biomarker Testing

Sponsored by the LUNGevity Foundation, the PSAs urge patients to ask their doctors about biomarker testing to encourage precision treatments
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New Class of Biomarkers Indicates Cancer Patients’ Prognosis

Cold Spring Harbor researchers home in on copy number variations in driver genes to discover new prognostic biomarkers of cancer
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