The Canadian company said it will use the funding to support the US launch of its rapid, noninvasive test for platelet activation status.
With machine learning and clinical natural language processing, the team has come up with more automated methods to do provisional diagnoses on children with genetic disease.
In the quarter the firm acquired food and beverage testing firm Invisible Sentinel and partnered with Baxter International to develop acute kidney injury biomarkers.
The company beat Wall Street expectations on the top and bottom line, and adjusted its guidance for the year upward reflecting the strength of the quarter.
For the three months ended March 31, the molecular diagnostics company's revenues fell to $4.7 million from $9.7 million in Q1 2018.
The South Korean companies have also agreed to work together on the development of exosome-based biomedical products including diagnostics and therapeutics.
Researchers plan to compare rapid whole-genome sequencing with standard diagnostic methods in 200 critically ill newborns.
The funding will be available in seven tranches, including an initial €2.0 million tranche of bonds with warrants that the company immediately exercised.
The kit allows stable preservation and transport of blood samples for testing using the company's in-house clinical and research assays.
Prescient will further the development and commercialization of the Infiniti Neural Response Panel to identify patients who may be at risk for opioid use disorder.
Key test growth drivers in the quarter included tuberculosis, Cardio IQ, drug monitoring, and hemapathology blood cancer testing, "all of which showed revenue growth" in Q1.
With the approval of its ThyraMIR diagnostic assay, the firm said that physicians will have access to its thyroid product suite across several specimen types.
LabCorp will further invest in OmniSeq as part of the deal, which covers distribution of the latter's immune profiling and pan-cancer next-generation sequencing tests.
The test is based on RNA sequencing and is used to differentiate between idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and other lung diseases in order to avoid surgery.
Under the terms of the settlement, Enzo Life Sciences will receive $14 million in exchange for granting global licenses to Hologic and Grifols.
HalioDx said that Chinese oncologists will gain access to its Immunoscore assay for predicting the risk of recurrence of early-stage colon cancer.
BrightEdge was founded by the American Cancer Society to invest in for-profit companies developing novel cancer therapeutics and diagnostics.
The firm said that its new hematology-based cellular biomarker test has the potential to advance clinicians’ approach to sepsis triage and diagnosis.
The Life Sciences business grew 10 percent year over year, while the Diagnostics business inched up 1 percent.
The firm said that the new instrument, which prepares slides for cytology and aliquot samples for molecular testing, offers workflow benefits to clinical labs.
The firm is selling more than 5.2 million shares at an offering price of $19 per share.
To help fund the acquisition, Yourgene Health is planning to sell at least £10.0 million in newly issued shares to institutional investors.
The diagnostic can now be used to identify a wider range of patients with stage III or metastatic NSCLC who may benefit from first-line treatment with Keytruda.