Applied Genomics

Eyeing a commercial launch for Mammostrat in the fourth quarter of this year, Clarient highlighted publication of data further validating the test as “an aid for risk stratifying early stage hormone receptor-treated breast cancer patients."

Clarient Insight Dx Pulmotype is a five-antibody immunohistochemistry test that the company said can be used to aid in the histological distinction between adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma in NSCLC tumor specimens.

Clarient plans to commercialize Applied Genomics' five-antibody immunohistochemistry test for non-small cell lung cancer, called Pulmotype, within its network of pathologists by the first quarter of 2010.

Applied Genomics is gearing up to launch a lung cancer diagnostic panel intended to help physicians make treatment decisions.

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Customers might want to consider what they might learn about their risk of diseases like Alzheimer's before snagging the genetic testing kits that are on many gift guides this year, NJ.com writes.

The Wall Street Journal reports there is uncertainty surrounding whether He Jiankui's embryo editing did what he said it did.

Stat News reports that the pause on procuring fetal tissue for intramural US National Institutes of Health research will soon affect additional labs there.

In Nature this week: genomic analysis of the invasive fall webworm, amp of constrained coding regions within the human genome, and more.