Biomatrica's sample collection tubes ensure quality preservation of circulating tumor DNA and cells, promoting high-quality liquid biopsy results, Exact said.
Privately owned Oxford Nanopore offers a range of tools and and instruments based on a proprietary nanopore-based DNA and RNA sequencing technology.
Researchers in Nigeria and the US sequenced more than 200 Lassa virus samples to find typical environmental transmission patterns.
The firm said it will use the net proceeds for R&D, including the continued development of its Acuitas AMR gene panels and Acuitas Lighthouse software.
The company's third quarter revenue increase was driven in part by strong growth in its molecular biology clinical applications.
The companies will offer BGI's DNBseq next-generation sequencing technology along with Gencove's ImputeSeq low-pass sequencing analysis pipeline.
The five startup companies are focused on molecular diagnostics, precision oncology, personalized medicine, and more.
The genomic analysis also found that drug resistance mutations have appeared locally, suggesting that the issue can still be addressed region by region.
Members of the Beat AML consortium uncovered relationships between somatic mutations, gene expression profiles, and sensitivity to more than 100 drugs.
The collaboration agreement includes support for development, regulatory submission, and commercialization of tests to guide use of Novartis' drug portfolio.
Roche Diagnostics' revenues were driven by its centralized and point-of-care solutions as well as its tissue diagnostics business, both rising in the high-single digits.
Molecular diagnostics revenues rose 5 percent driven in part by growth in infectious disease testing, a core area of diagnostic market focus for the firm.
Teleflex will use Arcis' nucleic acid sample preparation chemistry to develop a rapid diagnostic assay based on RNA detection.
The test is designed to detect cancer-driver gene variants associated with certain targeted solid tumor therapies, and is validated as a companion diagnostic.
About a third of the basal-like subgroup harbored IDH2 R172 hotspot mutations, which have also been found in other cancer types.
The companies plan to combine Nashville's BioVU biobank of 250,000 DNA samples and 2.8 million patient records with GeneWiz's sequencing services.
The new RNA sequencing analysis workflow integrates Roche's RNA-seq library kits with Genialis' automated data processing pipeline for gene expression analyses.
Using single-cell RNA sequencing and lineage tracing in a mouse model, researchers followed skin stem cell expression patterns in response to skin injury.
The test is approved to gauge germline BRCA mutations in advanced breast cancer patients who may benefit from treatment with Pfizer's PARP inhibitor Talzenna.
The revenue growth was fueled by continued volume increases in Precipio's pathology services unit, which benefited from a recently expanded sales team.
The partnership will allow people to see their genetic risk with other health data that Seqster pulls from electronic health records and wearables.
The PCR assay is intended to help detect TB-causing bacteria and determine if it harbors mutations associated with isoniazid and rifampicin resistance.
The phenome-wide association study focused on SNPs near potential drug target sites with ties to one or more phenotypes that might impact target suitability.
The move will gain PFM a Houston lab, as well as ApoCell's proprietary ApoStream liquid biopsy technology for isolation and capture of circulating tumor cells.
The firm anticipates submitting its Acuitas AMR Gene Panel u5.47 for urinary tract infections and antibiotic resistance to US regulators by early next year.
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