NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Epigenomics today reported that its first-quarter revenues increased 36 percent due primarily to milestone payments received from Abbott and new collaborations, and its net loss dropped 16 percent year over year.

The German molecular diagnostics firm reported total revenues of €1.24 million (US$1.7 million), up 36 percent from €920,000 for the first quarter of 2008. Its diagnostics business accounted for 70 percent of its total revenue, while its biomarker service revenue accounted for 30 percent.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Researchers have sequenced the northern white rhinoceros to gauge whether it could be brought back from the edge of extinction, the New York Times reports.

Bavaria expands its forensic genetic analyses to include DNA phenotyping, raising discrimination concerns.

Tufts University researchers found a role for miRNA in transmitting stress between generations, the Economist reports.

In Science this week: gut microbiome influences liver cancer growth, spread; and more.

Jun
19
Sponsored by
Advanced Cell Diagnostics

This webinar will provide evidence for the use of RNA in situ hybridization (RNA ISH) as a replacement for immunohistochemistry (IHC) in cancer research and diagnostic applications.