IHT Begins Selling Opko's Protein Biomarker Prostate Cancer Dx | GenomeWeb

Opko Health said this week that its partner International Heath Technology has begun selling its Opko 4kscore prostate cancer test in Europe as part of IHT's ProstateCheck program.

The 4kscore diagnostic uses two protein biomarkers in the kallikrein family along with prostate-specific antigen for early detection of prostate cancer. Opko licensed the two markers from Finnish biotech firm Artic Partners in January (PM 1/30/2012).

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