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Near-term, the firm is focused on its cost structure and growing its top line with a view to becoming profitable, according to its interim CEO.

The test is designed to identify a tumor's tissue of origin by assessing 2,000 individual genes and covers 15 common tumor types.

The lawsuits allege the company made false and/or misleading statement and/or failed to disclose information that was pertinent to investors.

The firm is in the midst of evaluating its strategic options and has hired Raymond James to assist in the process, which could include the sale of the firm, it said.

The companies will join their respective technologies into a precision oncology testing and analysis offering.

Quest will also have early access to Thermo Fisher's pipeline of novel platforms and assays to assist with development of Oncomine-branded solutions.

Technologies gained one of their first solid footholds in the clinical care of cancer patients with adoption into the treatment paradigm of lung cancer, while researchers turned their eyes to proving utility in other niches.

The program enables NJ-based tech firms to sell net operating losses and R&D tax credits for at least 80 percent of the value of the tax benefits.

The test, which also is FDA-approved, can be used to identify best responders to three non-small cell lung cancer treatment regimens.

The company plans to offer 3.5 million units, comprising one share of common stock and one warrant to buy an additional share, at $2 per unit.

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NPR reports that researchers have developed chimeric embryos as part of work toward growing human organs in animals for organ transplants.

According to the Washington Post, the Biden Administration is set to make changes to federal restrictions on fetal tissue research.

In Science this week: approach to isolated trace DNA from archaic humans from sediments, and more.

Texas Monthly looks into the DNA Zoo being collected by Baylor College of Medicine researchers.