By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Epigenomics and Predictive Biosciences today said that Predictive Biosciences will develop a prostate cancer test using the GSTP1 biomarker, under a licensing agreement extension.

The agreement, originally forged in 2009, gave Predictive the option to develop the test using the biomarker. In announcing today that it is executing that option, Predictive added that it will also commercialize the test. In return, Epigenomics will receive a one-time fee.

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