Theradiag's Lisa Tracker monitoring kits will be referenced in supply contracts for Merck's immunosuppressant drug.

The French firm said that the funds will go toward international development and the marketing of the company's autoimmunity, allergy, and theranostic products. 

The collaborators are developing tests for rectal cancer based on microRNA and messenger RNA signatures.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Diagnostic firm Theradiag today announced a partnership with French organizations to develop diagnostic and theranostic tools for rheumatoid arthritis.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – French molecular diagnostics firm Theradiag announced Monday that its microRNA diagnostics subsidiary Prestizia has inked two deals to develop HIV/AIDS assays in collaboration with the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS).

Theradiag has named four members of its newly formed scientific advisory board who will help the company develop a microRNA-based diagnostic for characterizing HIV tropism.

Theradiag this week announced several management changes in line with the strategic organization of the company into two divisions following last year's acquisition of microRNA technology firm Prestizia.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – French theranostics and IVD firm Theradiag will distribute Luminex's xTAG RVP and xTAG GPP assays in France, the companies said recently.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Theranostics and in vitro diagnostics firm Theradiag today announced a partnership with the Regional Cancer Institute of Montpellier in France to assess the role of microRNA in predicting response to therapies for colorectal cancer.

After buying small microRNA firm Prestizia last June, France's Theradiag is moving forward in development of several miRNA tests in the HIV disease area, as well as two companion diagnostic projects for experimental therapies, one for HIV and another for obesity under a $1.6 mill


An opinion piece in the Guardian argues that President Donald Trump is uninterested in science and that might not be a bad thing for the field.

The San Francisco Chronicle reports the Veterans Affairs Health System is studying whether genetic testing can help prescribe better depression therapies.

Stat News reports that Spark Therapeutics' Luxturna is now being used to treat a wider array of patients.

In Genome Biology this week: transcription factor use among brittle stars, single-cell RNA sequencing strategy, and more.