Sividon Diagnostics

Agendia is launching a patient access program to position MammaPrint in clinics, while other test makers are taking a wait-and-see approach.

The acquisition provides Myriad with the EndoPredict test, which is currently offered in Europe and is expected to launch in the US next year.

The analysis showed that one out of 227 node-negative breast cancer patients with the lowest EPclin scores by Sividon's EndoPredict test experienced recurrence over 10 years.

At the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, a Sividon collaborator is scheduled to present a new study including a comparison between EndoPredict and Oncotype DX.

The New York Times reports that as China invests in science, it also is dealing with research fraud.

In PLOS this week: transcriptome study of a cold-tolerant plant, deep sequencing of clinical influenza A samples, and more.

The Atlantic writes that retrotransposons like BovB have proliferated in a number of genomes.

Researchers have sequenced the genome of a man who lived in China some 40,000 years ago, according to UPI.