The researchers showed engineered macrophages could detect tumors with sensitivity superior to that offered by endogenous protein or nucleic acid biomarkers.
In a study involving 250 military veterans, researchers have reported identifying and testing gene expression biomarkers whose levels rise with human stress.
A consortium has developed a prototype device consisting of nanosensors that measure volatile organic compounds from a breath sample.
For the Evry, France-based company, the grant will support its vision of making its technology available as a platform for running oncology assays.
The agreement covers the manufacture and supply of superparamagnetic particles. T2 Bio will be a non-exclusive reseller of the particles as part of its products.
The study adds to growing evidence around the utility of cell-free DNA testing in lung cancer patients, while highlighting shortcomings of the approach.
At issue are updates to CMS' guidance instructing labs to report single HCPCS/CPT codes even in cases where a procedure produces multiple reportable results.