Quest Launches Pair of Rheumatoid Arthritis Biomarker Tests Based on Protein Licensed from Augurex | GenomeWeb

Quest Diagnostics this week launched a pair of protein biomarker tests for the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis.

The tests are based on the 14-3-3eta protein biomarker, which Quest licensed from Canadian biotech firm Augurex. One test consists solely of the 14-3-3eta protein while the other is a panel including both 14-3-3eta and the established RA protein markers anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies and rheumatoid factor.

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