Abcodia Abcodia's ROCA Ovarian Cancer Test Could Be Useful in High-Risk Patients, Studies Suggest Premium A pair of studies indicate the test could aid monitoring of high-risk patients, though concerns voiced by the FDA and others are still to be fully addressed. U of Manchester to Run Abcodia Lung Cancer Collaboration From New $27M Biomarker Discovery Center Premium Opening next year with funds from the UK's Medical Research Council, the center will have roughly 12 new mass specs for discovery and targeted proteomics. Abcodia to Launch ROCA Ovarian Cancer Test in UK and US This Year Premium In the UK it initially will be offered through private clinics on a "self-pay" basis, while in the US it will be sold as a laboratory-developed test through Abcodia's CLIA lab. Abcodia Raises $8M to Support Launch of Ovarian Cancer Screening Test The company plans to launch the test, which uses serial CA-125 measurements, in the UK this summer and in the US later this year. Abcodia Taps Caprion's Mass Spec Proteomics Platforms for Cancer Biomarker Development Premium Caprion will use its discovery and targeted mass spec platforms to analyze roughly 400 samples from the UK Collaborative Trial for Ovarian Cancer Screening. Dec 10, 2014 Additional Members Join UK Cancer Consortium Sep 15, 2014 OncoCyte, Abcodia Collaborate on Breast Cancer Dx Sep 20, 2013 In Brief This Week: Life Technologies; PerkinElmer; Agilent; Activiomics, KHK; Cancer Genetics, Roche Servicios; More Aug 30, 2013 4,000-plus Patient Study Suggests ROCA Test Specific Enough for Use as Ovarian Cancer Screening Dx Premium Jun 12, 2013 Abcodia, AIT Collaborate to Validate Cancer Biomarkers Jun 6, 2013 CRUK's Commercial Branch, Abcodia Launch Cancer Biomarker Collaboration Sep 21, 2012 People in the News: Additions to Abcodia Premium Feb 28, 2012 Oslo University Hospital Licenses Colorectal Cancer Markers to OGT for Test Development Premium Feb 17, 2012 Abcodia, VolitionRx Collaborate on Nucleosome-based Dx for Cancer Nov 8, 2011 OGT to Use Protein, MiRNA Platforms in Biomarker-Discovery Pact with Abcodia Premium Nov 7, 2011 Abcodia, OGT Partner on Cancer Biomarker Discovery May 24, 2011 UK Startup Abcodia Raises $1.4M Mar 31, 2011 Startup Abcodia Banking on Preclinical Samples for Better Tests Mar 25, 2011 Movers & Shakers: Mar 25, 2011 Premium Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.