NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - BioServe and Phenomenome Discoveries have co-developed a serum-based colorectal cancer test that they hope to launch in the US in the fourth quarter of 2007, the companies said yesterday.
 
The companies said the test is currently available in Japan and in Canada and is available worldwide as a fee-for-service research-use-only tool.
 

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