CombiMatrix Announces Plans to Develop microRNA-Based Cancer Screening Assay | GenomeWeb
CombiMatrix this week said that it is developing a test that can screen for multiple cancers simultaneously by measuring miRNA levels in peripheral blood.
Taking a page out of the playbooks of miRNA diagnostic developers Exiqon and Rosetta Genomics, CombiMatrix said it will market the array-based test as a homebrew assay available through its own CLIA-certified laboratory. It expects to introduce the test in 18 to 24 months.

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