AACC University of Chicago Program Aims to Improve Knowledge Transfer for PGx Testing Premium The program uses an informatics system that converts genotype results to "traffic lights" telling clinicians whether a drug is acceptable for a certain patient. Liquid Biopsy Uncovers Drug Resistance Mechanisms in GI Cancer Missed by Tissue Biopsy Premium The researchers believe that combining liquid and tissue biopsy can improve diagnostic and therapeutic options for cancer patients with acquired drug resistance mutations. AACC Drug Testing Guidelines Take Steps Toward Reducing Excessive Drug Panel Testing The guidelines are the first to attempt to specify which drugs are appropriate to test for routinely, guideline authors say. Theranos Offers First Glimpse of Technologies, Assay Data to Critical Lab Community At the American Association for Clinical Chemistry meeting, Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes said her company is working on third-party review and publications of the firm's technologies and tests. At AACC, Clinical Labs Air Concerns Regarding FDA's Draft LDT Guidance The draft guidance has created anxiety among clinical laboratory managers, who worry about how FDA will define LDTs, among other concerns. Jul 29, 2015 Johns Hopkins Researchers Develop Handheld Chlamydia Test Using Microfluidics, Smartphone Premium Jul 29, 2015 Sequencing-Based Gene Panels Help Diagnose, Guide Treatment, AACC Presenters Say Jul 28, 2015 At AACC, Researcher Discusses Variants of Unknown Significance Found Through NGS Panel Test Jul 27, 2015 Cepheid Introduces True Point-of-Care Molecular Platform at AACC Analyst Event Premium Aug 6, 2014 Industry to Seek Details from FDA on Risk Classification, Implementation of LDT Regulatory Framework Premium Jul 31, 2014 Seegene Submits First MDx to FDA with More Highly Multiplexed Test to Follow in 2015 Premium Jul 18, 2012 Life Tech to Follow Navigenics Buy With More Acquisitions as it Builds MDx Portfolio Jul 16, 2012 At AACC, NHGRI's Green Lays out Vision for Genomic Medicine Jul 22, 2011 New Products: Jul 22, 2011 Premium Jul 21, 2011 Seegene Adds Multiplex HRM Tech to Stable of MDx Assay Chemistries Premium Mar 12, 2010 NCI-CPTC, AACC Agreement Aims to Advance Proteomics in Clinical Labs Premium Mar 5, 2010 AACC Teams with NCI on Proteomics Outreach Nov 13, 2009 AACC Meeting Focuses on FDA Approval Process, Strategies to Bring Proteomics Dxs to Market Premium Nov 6, 2009 AACC Grants Proteomics Permanent Status, Signaling Growing Value within Clinical Chemistry Premium Apr 3, 2009 International Research Team Publishes qPCR Guidelines Breaking News Roche Receives EUA for PCR-Based, Point-of-Care SARS-CoV-2 Test Decode Study Identifies Proteomic Predictors of All-Cause Mortality In Brief This Week: Natera, Bruker, Bayer, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Labcorp, Omniseq, Dovetail Genomics, DNA Script, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.