To market its analyte specific reagents, syndromic enteric panels, and other tests, the firm is building a US-based sales organization.
In seven years, the public variant classification database has steadily become a resource that labs are submitting to and that genetics experts are consulting.
The clinical study will evaluate a next-generation sequencing-based test, which has the potential to detect all known respiratory pathogens in 12 hours.
The multi-center registry study aims to measure the clinical impact of serial testing with Signatera in patients with stage II or stage III colorectal cancer.
The magistrate did recommend that the court dismiss two counts made against Natera with respect to trademark disparagement and unfair trade practices.
The CVS-Tempus partnership aims to streamline the cancer care process for patients from the point of prescribing onwards and connect patients with local trials.
The firm said its panel, which runs on its MDx-3000 system, tests nasopharyngeal swabs for the most common viruses and bacteria.
The new guidelines are meant to assist medical professionals in understanding the complexity and implications of exome sequencing in prenatal care.
The partners will focus on optimizing technology and conducting clinical utility studies for liquid biopsy and tissue-based genomic applications.
Palmetto has expanded coverage of the ClonoSeq assay to include monitoring MRD testing for patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL.)
Researchers in the US and the United Arab Emirates found that RNA-seq in B-lymphoblastoid cell lines can help identify pathogenic variants that DNA testing missed.
The startup is exploring options with potential partners and plans to bring a urinary tract infection test through regulatory channels in the next two years.
Clinical investigators have used Longhorn Vaccines and Diagnostics' qPCR approach in a study to detect M. tuberculosis DNA in the mouths of people at high risk for subclinical TB.
The funding supports development of a low-cost platform for detection of antimicrobial resistance elements in complex microbial communities.
The new funding supports development of a rapid molecular test to detect bloodstream infections directly from whole blood.
The new firm will offer target enrichment assays for clinical NGS testing and develop library preparation kits for clinical tests on Illumina's sequencing platform.
As part of the collaboration, UNC will use the firm's BarreGen assay to target molecular changes to predict resistance or relapse following ablation.
A federal court said Guardant CEO Helmy Eltoukhy deleted emails pertaining to two similar cases, but it remains unclear whether he did so intentionally.
The company will use the proceeds to strengthen its balance sheet and support the commercial launch of new products and development activities over the coming year.
The LCD for the RNA gene expression test will take effect on Feb. 10, 2020, the Medicare contractor said.
Researchers have sequenced the genome of the depth-dwelling giant squid.
Prosecutors have charged a former Drexel University professor with theft for allegedly spending federal grant money on adult entertainment and other unrelated expenses, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Chris Collins, a former US representative, has been sentenced to more than two years in prison in an insider trading case involving an Australian biotechnology firm, the New York Times reports.
In PNAS this week: Trypanosoma brucei transcripts, estimate of people at risk of inherited retinal disease, and more.