Most recently, Celgene has licensed the GNS platform for internal use and made an undisclosed equity investment in the company.
The partners aim to create a broad collection of high-quality genomic and clinical data from multiple myeloma patients to improve disease diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment.
Tempus will sequence and analyze pancreatic and melanoma cancer data from Penn patients to identify patterns associated with a positive response to treatment.
The lead investigators said that Foundation Medicine's NGS test will enable the beginning of targeted treatment within seven days of diagnosis.
Abbott's PCR instrument will help the biopharma companies identify isocitrate dehydrogenase mutations in patients with acute myeloid leukemia.
COTA, which also received funding from HealthScape Advisors, said it aims to reduce the amount of money wasted on unnecessary medical treatment.
The genomics company is set to acquire LifebankUSA, which was founded by HLI's own co-founder, from Celgene's Cellular Therapeutics subsidiary.
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Illumina, Eli Lilly, Celgene, and Roche/Genentech have committed their expertise and funding to build a lung cancer registry.
The gift will go toward the creation of theBartBarlogieCenterfor Molecular Diagnostics and the Celgene Distinguished Endowed Chair for Molecular Therapeutics.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Human Longevity today announced an agreement to license, develop, and co-promote Celgene Cellular Therapeutics' placental cell population, PSC-100.
In Science this week: metagenomic-based technique for determining protein structure, and more.
An academic laments the rise of narcissism in the sciences, the Guardian reports.
Outgoing FDA commissioner Robert Califf writes in an editorial that the agency can help boost innovation.
The Trump transition team has asked NIH Director Francis Collins to remain at his post, though it's unclear for how long that will be.