NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Qiagen and Clinical Genomics announced a partnership to use the PAXGene Blood ccfDNA Tube for collection and handling of blood samples in Clinical Genomics' Colvera colorectal cancer recurrence assay workflow. The PAXGene Blood ccfDNA system was developed by PreAnalytix, a Qiagen/Becton Dickinson joint venture. Colvera is a PCR-based assay that detects hypermethylated BCAT1 and IKZF1 DNA in the blood of patients.

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