NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Diagnoplex and Unilabs said today that they have signed an agreement to commercialize Colox, Diagnoplex's minimally invasive colorectal cancer assay, within the Unilabs network.

The test will be available initially in the Swiss and Swedish markets, the companies said.

Colox, Diagnoplex's lead product, is a PCR-based test intended for the systematic screening of colorectal cancer. The gene signature underlying Colox has been designed to detect early and advanced disease stages with "outstanding results and reliability," said Diagnoplex.

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