Paired with Roche's HPV testing offerings, the deal will expand its cervical cancer testing capabilities.
The German-based company expects to file its test for FFPE within the next few months, and to start a clinical trial for its cytology test by mid-year.
The funds will be used to support clinical trials and commercialization efforts, as well as US regulatory clinical trials for a PMA submission for its CINtec Plus Cytology platform.
The CTAF recommendation is "an important decision-making resource for clinicians and patients," the firm's CEO said.
Patents awarded to GeneNews, US Army, Aisin Seiki, MTM Laboratories, and USC.
A man has confessed to the rape and murder of developmental biologist Suzanne Eaton, according to the New York Times.
The Irish Times reports that US lawmakers and law enforcement agencies are concerned about ties between the US and Chinese genomics firms.
Parents of children with spinal muscular atrophy tell the Washington Post they are pushing to get insurance coverage of Novartis's Zolgensma.
In PNAS this week: gene mutations in individuals with syndromic craniosynostosis, putative colorectal cancer drivers, and more.