In attempting to diagnose a set of congenital disorders of glycosylation, a team from Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute has highlighted some important pitfalls of using sequencing results to inform clinical diagnosis, specifically, the potential of somatic mosaicism to c
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Vermillion reported after the close of market Wednesday that its first-quarter revenues rose 5 percent to $328,000 from $312,000 in Q1 2012, beating the consensus Wall Street estimate of $300,000.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Vermillion reported after the close of the market Wednesday that its fourth-quarter revenues increased 32 percent to $1.1 million from $868,000, beating the consensus Wall Street estimate for revenues of $900,000.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies today said that it has entered into a research collaboration with Ameritox to evaluate the use of Agilent's RapidFire platform in medication monitoring.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Drug firm Summit and the Children's National Medical Center in Washington today announced a collaboration for the development of a proteomic assay to measure biomarkers in support of Summit's candidate drug for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute said today that it has struck an agreement with a South Korean hospital to partner on the development and application of proteomic tools in a clinical environment.
A team of researchers at Boston Children's Hospital has identified a pair of urine biomarkers — filamin C and meprin A — that could be the first to provide accurate early diagnosis of Kawasaki disease.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific and German diagnostics firm Immundiagnostik said today they are partnering to develop mass spectrometry-based assays for the qualitative and quantitative analysis of proteins and peptides.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Centre of Excellence for the Prevention of Organ Failure (PROOF) and MRM Proteomics announced today that they will partner on proteomic-based diagnostic tests for patients with chronic organ diseases.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Foundation Medicine today said it and Novartis have reached a new agreement to use Foundation's clinical grade, next-generation sequencing to support the drug firm's clinical oncology programs.
Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital and Serametrix will collaborate on developing a serum-based assay that will measure autoantibodies to help doctors predict which patients are likely to respond to a brain cancer immunotherapy being developed by the hospital.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Applied Proteomics said today that it has reeled in $22.5 million in a Series B financing, has moved its corporate headquarters to San Diego, and has named Peter Klemm to be its CEO.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Biodesix today announced two partnerships to increase patient access to its VeriStrat molecular diagnostic test for non-small cell lung cancer.