By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Saladax Biomedical said today that Eilaf Pharma will exclusively distribute the My5-FU diagnostic test in Egypt and the Middle East North African region.

Saladax's test allows physicians to determine optimal dosing of the 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) anti-cancer drug for patients, and is the first of the Bethlehem, Penn.-based firm's dose management tests to be commercially available.

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