NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Veridex announced this week a deal with Laboratory Corporation of America to make its CellSearch circulating tumor cell test available in China.

LabCorp's Beijing central laboratory is now the first clinical reference laboratory in the country to offer CTC testing and will offer the test to researchers conducting clinical trials.

The agreement follows regulatory approval in China last month for the test.

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This online seminar will review case studies demonstrating the clinical utility of CTCs and cfDNA to define and characterize a variety of dynamic genomic changes throughout the course of cancer detection and treatment.