Gene testing - Articles and news items

G is for Gene

Blog / 22 November 2016 / Niamh Louise Marriott, Digital Content Producer

G is for Gene – the next instalment of our daily pharmaceutical alphabet bringing you up to date with all the latest gene research…

Gene activity linked to breast cancer survival

Industry news / 18 August 2016 / The Institute of Cancer Research, London

In a study of nearly 2000 patients, researchers found that women whose tumours had high F12 activity and low STC2 activity had a 32% chance of dying within 10 years, whereas those with low F12 activity and high STC2 activity had only a 10% chance of dying…

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Caroline Quentin announced as patron of Coeliac UK, supporting the charity’s campaign to find the undiagnosed half a million

Industry news / 19 March 2015 / Victoria White

Caroline Quentin announced as the new Patron of Coeliac UK and will support Coeliac Awareness Week campaign, starting on 11 May 2015…

Gene editing partnerships to enhance drug pipeline productivity

Industry news, Webinars / 26 September 2014 / Sigma-Aldrich

This pharma webinar discusses the decision to generate iPSC disease models to more efficiently and quickly validate two potential lung cancer targets, as well as considerations for undertaking successful cell engineering projects for high-content screening assay development and target validation.

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Abbott receives FDA approval for ALK gene test

Industry news, News / 26 August 2011 / Abbott

Represents significant advance in personalised medicine for patients with non-small-cell lung cancer…


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