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Archives for April 2012

Battelle Scientists Identify Potential Early Biomarker for Autism Spectrum Disorder

With recent research finding that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects one in 88 children in the U.S., Battelle scientists have identified a low-cost urine test that potentially predicts the presence of this complex developmental disorder at an early age.

NextBio Announces NextBio Clinical, Integrates Patient Genomic Data

NextBio announced today NextBio Clinical, an extension of the company’s existing life sciences platform to translational medicine applications such as biomarker discovery and clinical trial optimization. NextBio Clinical enables the application of clinical information earlier in the discovery process to enhance research and development.

Ezose Sciences and Hirosaki University to Collaborate in Glycomics Research to Find New Cancer Biomarkers

Ezose Sciences Inc. and Hirosaki University today announced that they have formed a collaboration in glycomics research to identify new biomarkers for use in predicting and monitoring the progression of prostate cancer and other urological cancers.

Abcodia and BIOUNIVERSA Announce Collaboration on BAG3 Biomarker for the Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer

Abcodia, a biomarker validation company, has today announced a collaboration with BIOUNIVERSA Srl, a spin off from the University of Salerno, which aims to advance the development of the BAG3 protein biomarker for use in the early detection of pancreatic cancer.

RayBiotech, Inc. Announces New Diagnostic Core Facility Partnering Program

RayBiotech, Inc. announced recently that it has formally launched a partnering program for select diagnostic core facilities at academic and government research institutes in the United States and Canada.