Ipsogen HalioDx Aims to Add Breast, Lung Cancer Panels to Dx Menu Amid New Research Collaborations Premium 'Provocative' Paper Sparks Debate on Relevance of Breast Cancer Gene Expression Signatures Premium Most random gene expression signatures are significantly associated with breast cancer outcome, according to a research team at Université Libre de Bruxelles. Ipsogen Board OKs Acquisition by Qiagen Ipsogen's board has voted in favor of the deal, and shareholders holding 61 percent of Ipsogen's stock have agreed to sell their shares to Qiagen. Qiagen to Gain Array-Based Breast Cancer Test through Ipsogen Buy Premium Qiagen's planned acquisition of Ipsogen will provide the firm with a suite of CE-IVD marked PCR tests as well as an Affymetrix-manufactured microarray test that can be used to guide treatment for breast cancer patients. Qiagen to Expand QIASymphony RGQ Test Menu with Ipsogen Buy Premium The acquisition will also bolster Qiagen's personalized medicine play through the addition of Ipsogen's extensive portfolio of personalized diagnostics and prognostics in the area of blood cancer. Jun 15, 2011 Qiagen Plans to Buy Cancer MDx Firm Ipsogen for $101M Apr 5, 2011 Ipsogen, Sysmex Reach Distribution Deal Jan 27, 2011 Product Watch: Jan 27, 2011 Premium Dec 15, 2010 New Releases: Dec 15, 2010 Premium Breaking News In Brief This Week: Veracyte, Danaher, Chembio Diagnostics, and More Decode Genetics Plasma Proteome Study Improves Understanding of Disease Pathogenesis Euformatics Gains CE-IVD Mark for OmnomicsNGS People in the News: New Appointments at SomaLogic, 23andMe, Pacific Biosciences, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: GenDx, Eurofins Technologies, Codex DNA, More Variant Identified in Amish Population Appears to Protect From Cardiovascular Disease The Scan Steps for Quick Review The US Food and Drug Administration is preparing for the quick review of drugs and vaccines for the Omicron variant, according to the Wall Street Journal. Moving Away From Using Term 'Race' A new analysis finds that geneticists are using the term "race" in their papers less than in years past, as Science reports. Point of the Program The Guardian writes that some scientists have called the design of a UK newborn sequencing program into question. Science Papers Present Multi-Omic Analysis of Lung Cells, Regulation of Cardiomyocyte Proliferation In Science this week: a multi-omic analysis of lung cells focuses on RIT1-regulated pathways, and more.