Asuragen Sets Sights on Pancreatic Cancer Screen Through TGen Collaboration | GenomeWeb

By Doug Macron

Asuragen this week announced that it has signed a deal to work with the Translational Genomics Research Institute to develop a test to detect pancreatic cancer using blood-based microRNAs as biomarkers.

The move marks the company's first effort to develop an miRNA screen in a clinical setting.

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