The international firm is one of several pharmaceutical companies emphasizing new single-cell technologies to improve existing drugs and find new ones.
GenAhead said it will use the IP it had licensed from ERS for genome editing applications in pharmaceutical drug discovery and development.
The company announced agreements to use the Oncomine Dx Target Test in drug development programs with Daiichi Sankyo, Takeda, and Spectrum Pharmaceuticals.
Takeda will use Definiens' new cloud-based digital pathology platform to conduct analyses for its clinical biomarkers development programs.
HudsonAlpha researchers are expected to sequence 20,000 patient tumor and non-tumor samples for ORIEN's Avatar initiative by 2019.
The partners will develop a biomarker discovery platform based on Exosome Diagnostics' exosomal RNA sequencing technology.
The Avatar Research Program will collect de-identified genomic and clinical information from consenting patients treated at ORIEN cancer centers.
The partners will screen for molecules that could revive metabolic activity in heart tissue damaged by cardiovascular disease or failure.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Using a new in-phase assay, researchers led by Duke University's Allen Roses believe they have captured key differences in APOE and TOMM40 haplotypes between African-American, Caucasian, and West African populations.
Seattle Genetics will receive a $6 million milestone payment from Takeda Pharmaceutical after the first commercial sales of Adcetris in Australia, South Korea, and Mexico.
Holden Thorp is to be the new editor-in-chief of Science and its related journals.
A genetic analysis of salmon scales collected over the course of a century points to a sharp decline in the number of fish returning each year to river in British Columbia, CBC reports.
Adelaide University has suspended the head of an ancient DNA lab as its investigation of workplace bullying continues, Australia's ABC News reports.
In PNAS this week: gene expression profiles of adipocyte subtypes, computational approach for improving plant expressome analysis, and more.