The test, TruGraf, assesses differentially expressed genes in blood to rule out subclinical kidney transplant rejection in patients with stable renal function.
CareDx claims that Eurofins Viracor infringes on its patent related to noninvasive monitoring of organ transplant rejection through cell-free DNA analysis.
CareDx will use NanoString's new Human Organ Transplant panel to develop HistoMap, a gene expression profiling test to identify allograft rejection.
CareDx said it will add XynManagement's products to its digital solutions portfolio and integrate them with current offerings including OTTR.
The company is forging ahead with its Signatera liquid biopsy circulating tumor DNA minimal residual disease (MRD) test and Prospera transplant assessment assay.
The company reported $31.5 million in total revenues for the quarter and said testing services revenues rose 84 percent year over year.
A LIMS1 gene variant appeared to coincide with increased risk of allograft rejection in kidney transplant recipients.
The company's new KidneyCare test will include AlloSure for rejection, AlloMap for quiescence, and Cibiltech's AI algorithm for graft health information.
The company reported $26 million in total revenues for the quarter and said that testing services revenues more than doubled year over year.
The diagnostic will now be a contracted service with Anthem Blue Cross of California and 10 of its affiliated health plans.
23andMe has a holiday popup shop at a mall and could open additional stores, Bloomberg reports.
By studying koalas and a retrovirus that infects them, researchers may have uncovered a new sort of 'immune response' that occurs at the genomic level, Agence France Presse reports.
NPR reports that the first person in the US given a gene editing-based therapy for a genetic disorder is heading home.
In Science this week: ancient genomes reveal social inequality within individual households, new method for quantifying genetic variation in gene dosage, and more.