The British company expects to report "substantial growth" in its food intolerance testing line for full-year 2009, and sales of its microarray-based Genarrayt platform are expected to rise 44 percent to £1.04 million from £72,000 in 2008.
So far this year, Rosetta has found commercialization partners for the diagnostics in the Middle East, Canada, the US, and India.
The arrangement gives Super Religare the rights to distribute the tests in India, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates.
SRL will distribute Rosetta’ Genomics’ microRNA cancer tests in India, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and in the UAE.
The service is SRL's first array-based test and could foreshadow the adoption of more array-based diagnostics by the Indian testing giant.
Bloomberg reports that the DNA-for-cash deal reported in Kentucky might be a more widespread scam.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have treated infants with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency using gene therapy in an early phase study.
St. Louis Public Radio reports that some African Americans are turning to DNA ancestry testing to help guide genealogical searches.
In Nature this week: a genomic analysis of the snailfish Pseudoliparis swirei, ancient DNA analysis gives insight into the introduction of farming to England, and more.