By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Roche today announced it has obtained a global co-exclusive license for phosphoinositide 3-kinase, a biomarker for cancer, from Qiagen.

Roche plans to develop real-time and endpoint PCR diagnostic assays for PI3K to run on its cobas 4800 System, it said in a statement. The biomarker was licensed exclusively by Johns Hopkins University, which owns its patent, to DxS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qiagen. DxS is now called Qiagen Manchester.

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 Cell this week: dynamics of protein profusion and localization, melanoma classification schemes, and more.

A company says it can generate likenesses of people based on their genetic profiles.

IBM's Watson is learning how to treat leukemia as a fellow at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, according to the Washington Post.

At her blog, Sally Rockey dives into National Institutes of Health funding data.