codevelopment agreement Illumina, Kartos Therapeutics Partner to Develop TP53 Companion Diagnostic The two companies will codevelop the next-generation sequencing test for Kartos's MDM2 inhibitor, KRT-232, being studied in TP53 wild-type blood cancers. Trapelo Health, Magellan Hope to Ease Prior Authorization for Precision Oncology Testing Premium The new partners seek to close the information loop by including providers, payors, and patients in biomarker-guided cancer therapy decisions. Qiagen, Inovio Expand CDx Partnership, Starting With NGS Test for Cervical Dysplasia Therapy The partners will develop a test to identify women most likely to benefit from VGX-3100, Inovio's immunotherapy to treat HPV-associated advanced cervical dysplasia. UK Startup Gabriel Precision Oncology Leans on Congenica to Broaden NGS Use in Cancer Testing Premium Spun out of the Glasgow Precision Oncology Laboratory, Gabriel wants targeted sequencing to become the norm for all somatic cancer patients. Agendia, Paige Partner to Codevelop New Assays Using MammaPrint, BluePrint Signatures The companies aim to create new products enabling faster access to predictive information used in treatment planning for patients with breast cancer. Aug 6, 2020 Biocept, Aegea to Develop PCR-based COVID-19 Assay Using Switch-Blocker Tech Jul 17, 2020 Saga Diagnostics, SensID to Codevelop Control Reagents for Cancer Mutation Detection Jul 1, 2020 Sherlock Biosciences, Binx Health Partner to Develop CRISPR-Based POC COVID-19 Test Premium May 5, 2020 CareDx, Weill Cornell Codeveloping Kidney Transplant Rejection Test Mar 17, 2020 Illumina, IDbyDNA Ink Partnership on NGS Technologies for Infectious Disease Jan 15, 2020 PGDx, Eisai to Develop Next-Generation Sequencing Biomarker Assay Jan 13, 2020 Roche, Illumina Partner on Next-Generation Sequencing IVD, CDx Development, Marketing Dec 3, 2019 Illumina, ArcherDx Expand Partnership on NGS IVD Tests Nov 7, 2019 Lucence Diagnostics, MEDx Partner on Companion Diagnostic Cancer Tests in China Nov 6, 2019 Mission Bio, BioLegend Partner on Single-Cell DNA-Protein Detection Oct 4, 2019 Prometheus Biosciences, Takeda Pharmaceutical to Codevelop Targeted Therapies, CDx for IBD Sep 24, 2019 Foundation Medicine, Natera to Develop Liquid Biopsy Monitoring Assays Sep 16, 2019 Interpace Diagnostics, Genecast Biotechnology Ink Worldwide Research Services Agreement Sep 11, 2019 Roche-GE Partnership Integrating Molecular Data Into Navify Tumor Board Premium May 31, 2019 Bruker Inks Consumables, Software Deals With PreOmics, Genedata Mar 26, 2019 CDC, Group K Diagnostics Collaborate to Design, Evaluate Zika POC Test Feb 26, 2019 Admera Health to Codevelop Companion Diagnostics with China's MedCDx Jan 7, 2019 PGDx, PathGroup to Co-Develop Genomic Profiling Assay Oct 9, 2018 Weill Cornell, Avalon GloboCare Partner on Exosome Isolation Standardization Sep 11, 2018 Foundation Medicine, Incyte Partner on CDx Development Load More Breaking News Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel Type 1 Diabetes GWAS, Fine-Mapping Leads to New Genetic Loci, Potential Drug Targets LSU Health Sciences Center Wins $2.4M to Lead SARS-CoV-2 Variant Sequencing Program NanoString Technologies, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Partner on Cell Therapy Project BGI Americas Collaborating With Champions Oncology on Proteomic Cancer Research Personal Genome Diagnostics Inks Cancer Genomic Profiling Deal with Duke University Health System The Scan Missed Early Cases A retrospective analysis of blood samples suggests early SARS-CoV-2 infections may have been missed in the US, the New York Times reports. Limited Journal Editor Diversity A survey finds low diversity among scientific and medical journal editors, according to The Scientist. How Much of a Threat? Science writes that need for a provision aimed at shoring up genomic data security within a new US bill is being questioned. PNAS Papers on Historic Helicobacter Spread, Brain Development, C. difficile RNAs In PNAS this week: Helicobacter genetic diversity gives insight into human migrations, gene expression patterns of brain development, and more.