New data from Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, along with other recent research, suggests that surface proteins can be used to isolate cancer-specific exosomes to detect the presence of a tumor.
New data suggest that measuring AR-V7 expression only in the nuclei of circulating tumor cells might better predict therapeutic benefit in prostate cancer patients.
Bio-Techne will provide a bioanalytical assay for the group to assess and validate as a bioanalytical method for clinical trial recruitment.
C4BPA could prove useful as a diagnostic biomarker for early stage pancreatic cancer and to help differentiate the disease from other cancers.
The test could provide an early diagnosis of breast cancer by examining a handful of miRNA, microRNA, and proteomic biomarkers from urine samples.
ViveBio plans to develop an assay based on inflammatory protein and mRNA biomarkers for laboratory-developed and companion diagnostic testing.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – BHC Center of Financial and Investment Business today announced it has invested in 20/20 GeneSystems to help bring the company's diagnostic test for lung cancer to China.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BG Medicine today reported third quarter revenues of $1 million, up 56 percent from $641,000 in the third quarter of 2012.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Provista Diagnostics said today that it has licensed biomarker technologies developed by researchers at Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute.
Reuters reports that UK researchers are using gene-editing tools to develop flu-resistant chickens.
Nature calls for genomics to become part of the World Health Organization's cholera surveillance approach.
Vox explores a proposal to institute a lottery system to award grant funds.
In Genome Biology this week: gut microbiome study of individuals from Tanzania and Botswana, sixth version of the Network of Cancer Genes database, and more.