The funding will be available to members of the Association of Community Cancer Centers, a cancer care provider advocacy group.
CMS will reimburse FoundationOne CDx at a rate of $3,500 per test for a nine-month period starting July 1.
IncellDx HPV OncoTect 3Dx system combines the quantification of oncogene mRNA overexpression, proliferation, and aneuploidy in one high-throughput assay, according to the firm.
The group will combine VIB's sequencing technology with Verge's machine learning platform to study banked tissue samples at UCSD in a drug discovery effort.
The company said it has produced documents in response to the government's civil investigative demand notice.
The company hopes to replicate its early data in future studies, making a case that better early diagnosis can improve outcomes for patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Under a collaboration with GeneDx, Boston Children's has rapidly sequenced the exomes of 20 NICU babies and have arrived at a likely diagnosis in around 85 percent.
The team came up with an algorithm called bloodTyper for antigen-typing based on whole-genome sequences.
The revenue increase was driven in part by surging direct sales of the firm's diagnostic test cartridges and instruments in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.
Rna Diagnostics is hoping to make its RDA assay available as a laboratory-developed test for research use next year before offering it to clinicians in 2020.
The Envisia test uses RNA sequencing and machine learning to diagnose idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
The companies have signed a deal under which each will make its tests available to the other's customer base.
The project seeks to understand how genome sequencing as a first-line diagnostic in infants with likely hereditary disorders can impact long-term health outcomes.
A new analysis says sequencing early in in the diagnostic process for infants with suspected Mendelian disorders is cost-effective.
Evidence is accumulating that analyzing cell-free DNA and/or samples from circulating tumor cells provides a good surrogate for bone marrow in these patients.
The blood-based test could eventually become a rapid point-of-care diagnostic in the ICU, with startup Microbiome as a commercial vehicle.
The company had to halt and later restart billing for its cancer risk assessment tests as it transitioned to a new billing process.
Excluding the impact of a one-time conversion from cash-based to accrual-based revenue recognition in 2017, year-over-year revenues were essentially flat.
As the firm continues to move toward commercialization of its test, its loss dropped to $3.8 million, or $.12 per share, from $4.7 million, $.16 per share, in the same period last year.
The kit, designed to rapidly detect 16 beta-lactam and carbapenem-resistant pathogen targets, was CE marked last month.
Researchers have sequenced the northern white rhinoceros to gauge whether it could be brought back from the edge of extinction, the New York Times reports.
Bavaria expands its forensic genetic analyses to include DNA phenotyping, raising discrimination concerns.
Tufts University researchers found a role for miRNA in transmitting stress between generations, the Economist reports.
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