The CombiMatrix group's technology has a wide range of potential applications in the areas of genomics, proteomics, biosensors, drug discovery, drug development, diagnostics
, combinatorial chemistry, material sciences and nanotechnology.
The Infectious Disease segment is one of the fastest growing segments within the Diagnostics
industry, with an annual projected growth rate of 20-percent through 2005.
Previously, these proteins have been difficult to detect, and patient monitoring required a comprehensive series of diagnostic
Key Players in Novel Noninvasive Prenatal Diagnostics
for Detection of Preterm Delivery
The increasing incidence of diabetes and the resulting higher volumes of diagnostic
tests are bound to support this strong growth.
In Vitro Diagnostics
Cardiovascular Deals, 2004-2006
Although POCT diagnostics
currently account for a very small share of the total diabetes diagnostics
tests performed, they are expected to be used in much higher proportions by 2012 and could eat into the shares of laboratory testing.
use (Affymetrix's GeneChip System 3000Dx), and the first highly multiplexed diagnostic
microarrays: Roche's AmpliChip CYP450 test and two cystic fibrosis testsCoTm Bioscience's Tag-It and Osmetech's eSensor.
Impact of drug resistance and role of diagnostics
: overview of resistance issues in the hospital and community settings and the crucial but limited role diagnostics
Many companies forego FDA approval and instead develop companion diagnostics
for use in CLIA-certified laboratories.
The purchase price for Bayer Diagnostics
is roughly [euro]4.
Under the terms of the settlement, Ambry will pay Roche Diagnostics
past royalties due in the field of Human In Vitro Diagnostics
, and Roche Diagnostics
has agreed to dismiss the arbitration proceedings it had initiated.