cell-based diagnostics

The company will supply the Chinese laboratory with its ClearCell FX1 system and help train and assist its new partner in developing cancer tests.

The financing will support business expansion, continued technology development, and expenses related to a planned listing at the end of the year.

Amarantus has reacquired LymPro Test, MSPrecise, and NuroPro and said that it plans to assign the assets to a new subsidiary.

Novacyt will use the financing to accelerate the launch of its NovaPrep system inChinawith its distribution partner Leica Biosystems.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Fluxion Biosciences said today that it will collaborate with the Stanford University School of Medicine on developing molecular diagnostic tests to identify circulating tumor cells.

A prospective study slated for publication has demonstrated that Precision Therapeutics' ChemoFx test was able to predict whether ovarian cancer patients would live longer if they took a particular chemotherapy.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – MBio Diagnostics today said that it has achieved ISO 13485:2003 certification for its quality management system.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A group of Swiss partners today announced a collaboration to develop, use, and promote a flow cytometry data analysis platform.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Oxford Immunotec and Lophius Biosciences said today that they have signed agreements providing each other access to certain intellectual property.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Chinese regulators approved Veridex's CellSearch circulating tumor test for aiding in the diagnosis of women with metastatic breast cancer, Veridex announced on Wednesday.

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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.