Novacyt will validate its Novaprep liquid-based cytology platform with Abbott's RealTime High Risk human papillomavirus assay.
The Hologic-funded model predicted co-testing would lead to a lifetime savings of $39 per woman, with high cancer detection sensitivity and fewer false positive results.
IncellDx's investigational molecular assay used to quantify HPV E6/E7 mRNA in single cells has been optimized to run on Beckman Coulter's CytoFlex flow cytometry system.
The Netherlands is expected to be the first country to replace Pap cytology with HPV screening for first-line primary screening for cervical cancer.
HPV diversity could be caused by innate and adaptive immune responses and may have implications for understanding why some lesions become malignant.
A European team has launched a four-year study to develop a test to gauge cervical, ovarian, uterine, or aggressive breast cancer risk in women.
In PLOS this week: GWAS links gene to noise-induced hearing loss in mice, population genetics of malaria parasites, and more.
The conditional licensure is the latest for the firm's FISH-based HPV-Associated test for cervical cancer.
The researchers used genome sequencing and high-throughput viral integration detection to track down HPV integration sites in more than 100 cervical carcinoma tumors.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – OvaGene and Indian life sciences firm iLife Discoveries today announced an alliance to bring gene-based assays targeting ovarian, endometrial, and cervical cancer to India.
Researchers have sequenced the genome of the depth-dwelling giant squid.
Prosecutors have charged a former Drexel University professor with theft for allegedly spending federal grant money on adult entertainment and other unrelated expenses, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Chris Collins, a former US representative, has been sentenced to more than two years in prison in an insider trading case involving an Australian biotechnology firm, the New York Times reports.
In PNAS this week: Trypanosoma brucei transcripts, estimate of people at risk of inherited retinal disease, and more.