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MD Anderson, BostonGene enter into strategic alliance
October 1, 2021 -- The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and BostonGene have entered into a strategic alliance to advance development and clinical integration of multiplatform biomarker signatures. Read More
Nonagen's Oncuria granted FDA designation
October 1, 2021 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has designated the Oncuria noninvasive bladder cancer test from Nonagen Bioscience as a breakthrough device. Read More
Immunis.AI closes on funding for immunogenomic platform
October 1, 2021 -- Immunis.AI recently closed on additional financing that brings its total raised to $40 million to date for the ongoing development of its immunogenomic platform. Read More
Sysmex introduces automated analyzer for malaria detection
October 1, 2021 -- Sysmex America is introducing the XN-30 automated hematology analyzer for malaria detection. The research use only system uses specialized reagents, a violet laser, and advanced algorithms. Read More
Bio-Rad launches new SARS-CoV-2 panels
September 30, 2021 -- Bio-Rad Laboratories has launched Bio-Plex immunoglobulin A (IgA) and IgM SARS-CoV-2 panels to detect IgA and IgM antibodies against four SARS-CoV-2 antigens. The panels are for research use only. Read More
AI improves precision in breast cancer diagnosis
September 30, 2021 -- Swedish researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm that improves the diagnosis of breast cancer tumors and the ability to predict the risk of recurrence, according to a study published September 29 in Annals of Oncology. Read More
Could scientists have better communicated about COVID-19?
September 29, 2021 -- Scientists deserve an "A" grade addressing the COVID-19 pandemic but an "F" on communicating the message, said Holden Thorp, PhD, editor in chief of the Science family of journals. Thorp spoke at the September 29 plenary session of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry meeting. Read More
Biomarker predicts occupational stress in healthcare workers
September 29, 2021 -- A new blood test that measures a biomarker for stress could improve access to mental health support for healthcare professionals, according to research presented at the 2021 American Association for Clinical Chemistry meeting. Read More
Thermo Fisher touts product launches at AACC 2021
September 29, 2021 -- Thermo Fisher Scientific is highlighting a variety of new products the company is launching at this week's American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) meeting, including new test kits for COVID-19 and for lupus. Read More
Mindray launches new MC-80 cell morphology analyzer
September 29, 2021 -- Mindray is launching MC-80, a new digital cell morphology analyzer that's designed to support morphological review of blood cells after hematology analysis, providing clearer images and faster workflow, the company said. Read More
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American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Annual Meeting
October 27-29
Boston, Massachusetts United States
Clinical Trials on Alzheimer's Disease (CTAD) 2021
November 9-12
Boston, Massachusetts United States
Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) Annual Meeting
November 10-14
Washington, DC, District of Columbia United States
The Liver Meeting 2021
November 12-16
Anaheim, California United States
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