Tag Archive | "diagnostic"

Collaborative R&D for application of next generation sequencing test for clinical molecular diagnostic testing

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GENEWIZ and Beijing ACCB Biotech Ltd. announced a collaboration for the application of next generation sequencing tests toward the advancement of clinical molecular diagnostics. Read the full story

J&J receives bids for Ortho Clinical Diagnostics unit

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Some of the world's largest private equity firms have made preliminary offers for Johnson & Johnson's Ortho Clinical Diagnostics unit Read the full story

Foundation Medicine in $75 million IPO financing

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Foundation Medicine, which develops diagnostic systems that assess genomic alterations in cancer cells and match patients with targeted therapies, announced terms for its IPO financing on Thursday. Read the full story

Ingram Medical in $30 million series B financing round

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Mercato Partners has led an oversubscribed $30M Series B round of financing in Ingram Medical, a technology-enabled healthcare distribution business. Read the full story

M&A news: bioMérieux acquires BioFire for $450 million

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In M&A news, bioMérieux has entered into an agreement to acquire BioFire Diagnostics for $450 million. Read the full story

Veracyte in $28 million series C financing round

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Veracyte announced the completion of the final tranche of its $28 million Series C financing. Read the full story

Mylan pharma partners Zyomyx to distribute CD4 diagnostic test

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Mylan has entered into an exclusive agreement with pharma partners Zyomyx for the rights to distribute Zyomyx's proprietary point-of-care CD4 T-cell count test in the developing world. Read the full story

Teva big pharma deals Verinata to market Verifi prenatal test

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Teva Pharmaceutical signed an exclusive pharma deals agreement with Verinata Health for the commercialization of the verifi non-invasive prenatal test in Israel. Read the full story

NanoString Technologies in IPO financing for $54 million

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NanoString Technologies announced the pricing of its IPO financing round of 5.4 million shares of common stock at a price to the public of $10.00 per share. Read the full story

Bluebird Bio in $101 million IPO

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bluebird bio announced the pricing of its IPO financing round of 5,941,176 shares of common stock at an IPO price of $17.00 per share, before underwriting discounts. Read the full story