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BioSequence is looking to raise the profile of its genomic offering among clinicians, and to strengthen its case for reimbursement.

 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Diagnostic firm Theradiag today announced a partnership with French organizations to develop diagnostic and theranostic tools for rheumatoid arthritis.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Months removed from the commercial launch of its first test, Theranostics Health is targeting reimbursements as it looks to build a revenue stream for the test.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PrognosDx Health and the Molecular Medicine Research Institute announced recently a broad collaborative R&D agreement aimed at using PrognosDx's technology for the development of a new class of epigenetic therapeutics.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – German firm Alacris Theranostics today announced a deal with GlaxoSmithKline for the application of Alacris' Modcell System for drug stratification.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – French theranostics and in vitro diagnostics company Theradiag announced today it is acquiring biotech firm Prestizia for an undisclosed amount.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Carestream Molecular Imaging announced today that it will collaborate with the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research on preclinical imaging approaches in oncology.

The startup will use the funds to support a pivotal clinical study designed to obtain US Food and Drug Administration clearance for its iNOS sepsis test.

Clarient plans to develop a test for diagnosting, selecting therapy, and monitoring drug response in cancer patients.

Pikamab exclusively licensed a pair of US patents from the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York to develop a theranostic product to help guide drug development and patient treatment for lupus and lupus nephritis.

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Publication of He Jiankui's work on gene-edited infants would raise ethical concerns for journals, Wired and others report.

The New York Times reports that evidence linking trauma in one generation to epigenetic effects that influence subsequent generations may be overstated.

ScienceInsider reports that US National Institutes of Health researchers were told in the fall they could not obtain new human fetal tissue.

In PNAS this week: skin pigmentation evolution among KhoeSan, biomarkers for dengue virus progression, and more.