Spartan Bioscience Canada's Spartan Bioscience Reemerges as Genomadix With Eye Toward Near-Patient COVID-19 Testing Premium The firm is now moving forward on COVID-19 molecular diagnostic clinical trials in the US with the hopes of obtaining FDA Emergency Use Authorization. Spartan Bioscience to Sell Assets to Finance Firm Casa-Dea Casa-Dea said that it aims to keep Spartan in Canada following the close of the transaction, which is expected later this month. Spartan Bioscience Taps Cardinal Health as US Distributor of CYP2C19 Genotyping Assay The new distribution partnership is for the US acute care market where, until now, Spartan was selling directly. Spartan Bioscience Pushing to Commercialize Personalized Heart Test Premium The Ottawa-based molecular diagnostics maker also plans to enter applied markets in the near term, and ultimately point-of-care infectious disease testing. Spartan Bioscience, Angiocare Ink Distribution Deal for CYP2C19 Test Spartan's test is for the rapid, near-patient determination of a cardiac patient's genotype for aid in determining appropriate antiplatelet treatment. Jul 27, 2016 Spartan Bioscience Targeting Alzheimer's Drug Trials With New Near-Patient APOE Test Premium Mar 18, 2015 Canon USA Invests in Spartan Bioscience Nov 5, 2014 After Health Canada Approval, Spartan Plans to Launch Point-of-Care CYP2C19 Dx via Pharmacy Pilots Premium Oct 30, 2014 Health Canada Approves Spartan's Rapid CYP2C19 Test for 'Near Patient' Use Sep 3, 2014 People in the News: Katherine Blizinsky, Elizabeth Tuck, Charudutt Shah Premium May 27, 2014 IP Watch: Siemens, Roche, Novozymes, Qiagen, Others Win US Patents Premium Apr 16, 2014 Lawsuit in Hawaii against Plavix Sponsors Alleges Burden is on Pharma to Market PGx Information Premium Feb 19, 2014 Montreal Heart Institute, Biotechs Launch Personalized Heart Disease Treatment Program Sep 11, 2013 IP Watch: Roche, Life Tech, Biotium, Boreal Genomics, Spartan Bioscience, Others Win US Patents Premium Sep 4, 2013 Spartan to Continue Talks with FDA as it Aims for Point-of-Care Indication for CYP2C19 Test Premium Aug 29, 2013 FDA Clearance of Spartan Assay Inches CYP2C19 Genotyping Closer to Point of Care Premium Aug 27, 2013 UPDATE: Spartan Bioscience Gets FDA OK for Rapid CYP2C19 Assay Mar 13, 2013 Spartan Bioscience Building Evidence for Point-of-Care PGx Testing to Guide Antiplatelet Therapy Premium Feb 28, 2013 GenomeWeb Feature: Tools for Point-of-Care MDx Available, but Challenges Still Loom Premium Jan 10, 2013 Dx Focus: Akonni TruDiagnosis Studies; Spartan Bio CYP2C19 Test; Mitomics Prostate Cancer Assay Premium Dec 21, 2012 In Brief This Week: Enigma Diagnostics; Spartan Bioscience; BioDiscovery Dec 20, 2012 Dx Focus: Quidel AmpliVue C. Difficile; Spartan Bioscience CYP2C19 Test Starts Clinical Trial Premium Jun 28, 2012 U of Florida PGx Program Adopts Life Tech OpenArray Assays to Screen Catheterization Patients Premium Dec 8, 2011 Spartan Bioscience Begins Italian Trial for CYP2C19 DNA Test Premium Nov 30, 2011 Canadian Team Validates Spartan's Point-of-Care CYP2C19 Test to Personalize Anti-Platelet Treatment Premium Load More 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.