Caris, Xencor Ink Antibody Target Discovery Collaboration, License Agreement
Caris will apply its multiomic Discovery platform to identify new targets for drug candidates engineered via Xencor's XmAb platform.
FDA Clears Thermo Fisher Scientific Tests to Help Diagnose Systemic Sclerosis, Lupus
The Thermo Scientific EliA RNA Pol III assay detects antibodies to RNA polymerase III, while the EliA Rib-P test looks for monospecific ribosomal P antibodies.
MedMira Nabs CE Mark for COVID-19 Antibody Test
The test can be done in less than three minutes and is intended for use in doctors' offices, pharmacies, or for large-scale screening.
Abcam to License Phage Library from Twist Bioscience for Antibody Discovery, Diagnostics
The deal "lays the foundations for a long-term collaboration with Abcam to drive new commercial opportunities," Twist CEO Emily Leproust said.
The test may be able to assess whether antibodies from infection or vaccination can fight a specific variant, or if a vaccine is effective against a variant.