Back To: Home : Featured Technology : Functional Genomic Screening

CLICK HERE FOR WHAT'S NEW IN:
 

Transgenomic, Amgen announce cancer collaboration
June 2013
SHARING OPTIONS:

OMAHA, Neb.—Biotechnology company Transgenomic Inc. and Amgen Inc. have begun a collaboration for the development of a CE-IVD test to screen patients with metastatic colorectal cancer for RAS mutations. The RAS mutations—KRAS and NRAS—identified via the CE-IVD CRC RAScan kits provide physicians with information on tumor mutation status. No financial terms for the agreement were released.  
 
"This collaboration with Amgen is indicative of how Transgenomic's proprietary molecular technologies are advancing personalized medicine," Craig Tuttle, CEO of Transgenomic, commented in a press release about the collaboration. "This highly precise, innovative test was developed at Transgenomic's laboratories, which excel in genomic and genetic analysis, novel technology development and its application in clinical research and trials."

Back


PAGE UTILITIES


CONTACT US
DDNEWS
Published by Old River Publications LLC
19035 Old Detroit Road
Rocky River, OH USA 44116
Ph: 440-331-6600  |  Fax: 440-331-7563
 
© Copyright 2018 Old River Publications LLC. All righs reserved.  |  Web site managed and designed by OffWhite.