By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Following a patent licensing deal with Cell Signaling Technology, Pfizer will grant a sub-license to Abbott to develop a companion diagnostic test for selecting patients to be treated with Pfizer's crizotinib, an investigational anaplastic lymphoma kinase inhibitor.

Abbott will develop a fluorescence in situ hybridization-based test, under the terms of the sub-license.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In PLOS this week: genes under positive selection in Plasmodium falciparum populations, genetic variation in Epstein-Barr viruses, and more.

Cancer clinical trial patients settle with Anil Potti and Duke University.

A trio of researchers is trying to raise money to sequence and analyze the genome of a cat with a suite of unusual traits.

Two Johns Hopkins researchers discuss the need for evidence-based data analysis.