In Vitro Diagnostics Technology
Oct 18, 2016
Marie Thibault Cancer patients across the country will soon be seeing Dr. Watson—so to speak. IBM Watson Health and Quest Diagnostics today debuted an...
Oct 06, 2016
Marie Thibault The in-development miniLab platform is designed for testing small-volume samples. The miniLab is not FDA-cleared or approved and is not...
May 17, 2016
Marie Thibault FDA has published a draft guidance document explaining its perspective on diagnostics devices that use next-generation sequencing to identify...
Apr 15, 2016
Marie Thibault Abbott's Vysis CLL FISH probe kit is used to detect the 17 p deletion in chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients, the target population of a new...
Apr 04, 2016
Marie Thibault The Corus CAD blood test from CardioDX has new data to back its predictive powers. In a new substudy, Corus CAD, which is used to test patients...
Mar 31, 2016
Marie Thibault Linda Papa, MD, MSC, an emergency medicine physician at Orlando Health, is lead author of a study showing the potential of the GFAP biomarker...
Mar 30, 2016
Marie Thibault This week, genetic testing company Invitae announced a significant expansion of its panel offerings to cover more than 1000 genes. The...
Nov 24, 2015
Marie Thibault   Invitae offers testing for hundreds of genes, covering hereditary cancers, epilepsy, arrhythmias, and more. Invitae Corporation, a...
Jul 03, 2014
  Quantum Biosystems   This Japanese upstart company may be a game-changer in genome sequencing. The Osaka company is developing single-molecule...
Mar 28, 2014
The Molecular and Clinical Genetics Panel of FDA's Medical Device Advisory Committee has recommended approval of the Cologuard, a home-based, noninvasive...