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 SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.