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The partners will commercialize Counsyl's Expanded Carrier Screening Test as preconGen, beginning in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, and Colombia.

OHSU was granted the rights to offer Biocept's Target Selector liquid biopsy testing services in Oregon as part of the deal. 

The firms plan to combine Sophia's DDM software with Multiplicom's molecular diagnostic kits, and sell the solution to European hospitals and laboratories.

The companies plan to combine ACD's RNAscope in situ hybridization assays with Leica's clinical advanced staining instruments to develop tissue-based diagnostics.

The deal provides Sciex with the rights to commercialize immune-MRM technology developed by Amanda Paulovich's laboratory.

The agreement is based on a jointly owned US patent application that claims methods of assessing a person's risk for generalized osteoarthritis based on IL-1 genotypes.

The Australian company has also inked a deal to launch its proteomics-based kidney disease test in China. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – OvaGene and Indian life sciences firm iLife Discoveries today announced an alliance to bring gene-based assays targeting ovarian, endometrial, and cervical cancer to India.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Metabolon today announced a partnership with Spanish biomedical firm Metdia Biotech to commercialize the Quantose IR and Quantose IGT prediabetes tests in 14 European countries.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Synthetic Genomics and Archer Daniels Midland today announced a deal to commercialize Omega-3 docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) from algae.

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Researchers test gene therapy targeting a different cancer protein in a new trial, the New York Times reports.

Pennsylvania State University researchers found that salivary microRNAs could predict which kids would have longer concussion symptoms, according to NPR.

The Associated Press reports Alex Azar, the new Department of Health and Human Services secretary nominee, made millions of dollars as a pharmaceutical executive.

In PNAS this week: immune profiling of breast cancer, transposable element patterns in rice, and more.