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By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Dako said on Monday that it has entered into an additional collaboration with Amgen to develop a companion diagnostic for an Amgen cancer drug candidate.

Qiagen Expands Companion Diagnostic Portfolio
Qiagen has received approval of its Therascreen EGFR Mutation Detection Kit RGQ from Japanese regulatory authorities.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Dako said today that it will collaborate with Amgen to develop a diagnostic test for a drug candidate for treating a rare and deadly form of cancer.

This article has been updated to correct a typographical error.

By Turna Ray

The headline and this story have been updated to reflect that BMS and Lilly have submitted to the FDA retrospective analysis on Erbitux's efficacy in colorectal cancer patients with wild-type KRAS mutations, which the agency may use to update the drug label.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Decode Genetics today announced a research collaboration with Pfizer targeting sequence variants associated with specific clinical phenotypes related to systemic lupus erythematosis.

Decode Genetics and Pfizer are collaborating to discover sequence variants associated with clinical phenotypes of systemic lupus erythematosis, Decode said this week.

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In PLOS this week: microRNA expression changes in hepatocellular carcinoma, real-time PCR-based approach for diagnosing schistosomiasis, and more.

CBS This Morning highlights recent Medicare fraud involving offers of genetic testing.

Researchers find that many cancer drugs in development don't work quite how their developers thought they did, as Discover's D-brief blog reports.

Mariya Gabriel, a Bulgarian politician, is to be the next European Union research commissioner, according to Science.