Agilent has partnered with the National University of Singapore and National University Hospital to establish the S$38 million ($27.4 million) research and development facility in Singapore.
At constant exchange rates, diagnostics revenues were up 2 percent, primarily due to the immunodiagnostics business.
The test combines a genetic risk analysis with behavioral and lifestyle assessments, and uses Thermo Fisher Scientific's TaqMan OpenArray for genotyping.
Abbott said that its Afinion HbA1c assay used to diagnose diabetes could eventually be made available in physicians' offices through a CLIA waiver.
An increased blood-to-stool ratio in the concentration of bacterial short-chain fatty acids marked higher permeability in the intestinal wall.
The fluid in the skin can be used to detect systemic biomarkers but has previously been too inaccessible. A new paper-based method could change that.
The collaboration aims at automating the processing of up to 96 liquid biopsy samples at one time using Enable Bio's (ADAP) technology for immunoassays.
GenMark Diagnostics received clearance for a third BCID panel that the firm said paves the way for a customizable approach to sepsis MDx.
The test uses machine learning algorithms to assess predictive biomarkers and electronic health record information to identify progressive kidney disease.
The company's cofounders will pay $500,000 each to settle allegations by the US Department of Justice that they submitted false claims to Medicare.