The test will now be considered medically reasonable and necessary for patients over 45 with moderately elevated levels of prostate-specific antigen.
The platform retained high sensitivity after exposure to plasma for more than one month, opening up a range of potential diagnostic applications, the researchers said.
A recent study from UCSF suggests Abbott's blood-based i-Stat Alinity device may be able to identify TBI that isn't found by a CT scan.
The financing, led by Accelerated Digital Ventures, will go toward the development of 20 tests targeted at cancers and dementias.
When blood amyloid levels are combined with other risk factors, people with early Alzheimer's brain changes can be identified with high accuracy.
Last year, the Oklahoma City-based firm raised $1.25 million in investment funding and acquired health management platform LupusCorner.
Quanterix said that the acquisition will secure the supply of neurofilament light antibodies that are critical to its Simoa assays and services.
NYU Winthrop has granted Progenity an exclusive license to patents that it holds covering a biomarker for predicting preterm births.
Thrive Earlier Detection is banking on targeted detection of frequent cancer mutations, coupled with protein markers, while competitors turn to genome-wide approaches.
A diverse group of researchers and diagnostic industry participants has collaborated to produce two papers that describe and critique Lyme disease testing technologies.