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Baltimore company offers cancer gene testing product

Personal Genome Diagnostics Inc., of Baltimore, a provider of cancer genome analysis and testing services, announced on Thursday it is offering its CancerSelect targeted gene panel through the company’s MyPersonalGenome service. In addition to detecting gene alterations that can identify ...

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Two more patents for NeoDiagnostix

NeoDiagnostix, of Gaithersburg, announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted two patents owned by the company covering the detection of chromosomal abnormalities in cervical samples.  NeoDiagnostix now has four patents regarding methods of detection. Richard M. Pinnola, ...

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Columbia ‘Booty’ seeks volunteers

24 Hours of Booty announced that volunteer registration is now open for the Seventh Annual 24 Hours of Booty Columbia, a charity cycling event to raise funds to fight cancer. Riders will roll on the Columbia Gateway Business Park loop ...

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Gaithersburg-based FedMed expands access to cancer tests

BioTheranostics Inc., a San Diego-based provider of genomic-based tools for cancer diagnosis, said it signed a contract with Gaithersburg-based FedMed Inc., one of the largest preferred provider organization networks in the United States, to provide access to bioTheranostics’ genomic tests for patients with breast cancer and metastatic cancers.

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Cannabis component eyed as cancer drug

Nuvilex Inc. said it signed a research agreement with the University of Northern Colorado to perform initial studies in the development of cancer treatments that utilize components of cannabis known as cannabinoids.

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