By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Mitomics today announced that it has signed a non-exclusive agreement with LabMD to market its Prostate Core Mitomic Test in the US.

The PCM test is based on mitochondrial DNA and identifies a biomarker that indicates the presence of cancerous cells in prostate biopsy tissue. Thunder Bay, Ontario-based Mitomics said the test has a sensitivity of 84 percent with a negative predictive value of 91 percent.

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