Trovagene, University of Michigan Enter Pact to Focus on KRAS-Based Pancreatic Cancer Detection, Treatment

By Ron Shinkman, Editor, Laboratory Industry Report Trovagene has entered into a pact with the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center in order to develop a molecular test for the earlier … [Read more...]


Quest Expands Testing Site Deal With Safeway

Quest Diagnostics, which has taken small steps into the retail clinic business, will expand its existing relationship with the Safeway supermarket chain into five more states. Sonora Quest, a joint … [Read more...]


Grifols Takes 20 percent Stake in Singulex

Grifols, the Spanish biotech firm, has taken a 20 percent stake in a California- based laboratory for $50 million. The deal is among the latest involving overseas businesses taking stakes in … [Read more...]


Thermo Fisher Scientific Signs Testing Development Deal With Chinese Hospital

In another sign of the continuing globalization of laboratory services and the allure of the world’s most populous nation, Massachusetts- based Thermo Fisher Scientific has entered into a … [Read more...]


Quest Enters Into Management Agreement with Denver-Based Hospital System

Quest Diagnostics has continued its expansion into the sphere of hospital laboratory operations, this time entering into a pact with the Denver-based HealthONE System. An affiliate of the for-profit … [Read more...]


Coalition Advocates for More Allergy Testing

By Ron Shinkman, Editor, Laboratory Industry Report A new coalition has been formed to push for more laboratory-based allergy testing. The Coalition for Equal Access to Allergy Testing (CEAAT) said … [Read more...]