• Feb24

    Room for “Precision Oncology – A centrepiece of cancer care in the 21st century”

    Published by ETHealthworld.com on February 24, 2016 By Dr. Mandar Kulkarni, Chief Technology Officer, Cancer Genetics India Reforms of the last budget continue to stabilize and grow the Indian economy. Most analysts and leading indices have a positive outlook on economic growth in India.On the back of a 2014-15 budget that focused on middle class tax relief, […]

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  • Feb17

    Looking for Cancer Clues in the Bloodstream

    Published in “iCommunity Newsletter” by Illumina on February 2016 Next-generation sequencing has the potential to open new doors for detecting blood cancers. Introduction Blood cancers affect over 1 million people in the United States alone.1 Early detection is critical for any type of cancer, but many blood disorders—such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma—can be hard to […]

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  • Jan29

    Cancer Genetics Offers New Immuno-Oncology Testing Portfolio

    Published on Immuno-Oncology News on January 29, 2016 by Charles Moore High-tech tests designed to measure IO markers and determine patient suitability for clinical trials Cancer Genetics, Inc., (CGI), a biotech firm focused on the emerging fields of personalized medicine and immuno-oncology, reports the launch of its portfolio of comprehensive new tests and technologies to help […]

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  • Aug27

    Understanding the Basics of Cancer Genetics

    Published on The Pharma Times on August 27, 2015 What is genetics and how does it influence cancer? The human body packs in approximately 100 trillion cells that are carefully coordinated for optimized functioning, including voluntary and involuntary actions. Each cell is constructed with a few distinct classes of macromolecular building blocks (e.g. proteins, carbohydrates, nucleic […]

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  • Aug12

    The Genetics of Cancer

    By: Mandar Kulkarni, Chief Technology Officer, Cancer Genetics India Published on Healthcare Executive on August 13, 2015 The human body packs in approximately 100 trillion cells that are carefully coordinated for optimized functioning, including voluntary and involuntary actions. Each cell is constructed with a few distinct classes of macromolecular building blocks (e.g. proteins, carbohydrates, nucleic […]

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  • Aug10

    ‘India is our jumping off point in Asia’

    Over 370,000 patients in India develop solid tumour based cancers annually, that require comprehensive genomic profiling. Cancer Genetics India launched a solid tumour Hotspot panel based on Next generation sequencing for its biopharma and clinical customers throughout Asia a few months ago. Shalini Gupta finds out more about the company’s plans in an interview with Panna Sharma, President and Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Genetics Inc.

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  • May26

    Japanese medical company has agreement to use cancer diagnostics firm’s services

    By Eric Strauss, May 26, 2015 at 10:06 AM A Rutherford-based cancer diagnostics company has been chosen by a Japanese medical firm to provide next-generation gene sequencing services, it announced Monday. Read more in NJBiz.  

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  • Feb4

    A Letter from our CEO: World Cancer Day

    Today CGI is joining people around the world in observance of World Cancer Day. World Cancer Day marks an opportunity for us as a company to reflect on the progress we are making in the fight against cancer, and also to consider the tremendous needs that still exist.

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  • Jan5

    Deal of the Year: Cancer Genetics, Inc. Acquisition of Gentris Corp

    Gentris is a market leader in providing pharmacogenomics, genotyping, and biorepository services to the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Gentris advances personalized medicine by partnering with pharmaceutical, academic, and technology leaders to effectively integrate pharmacogenomics into their drug development and clinical trial programs with the goals of delivering safer, more effective drugs to market more quickly and improving patient care.

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  • Jan4

    Deal of the Year: Cancer Genetics, Inc. Acquisition of BioServe India

    “There’s an emerging market of patients and clinicians who want diagnostic content that complies with the same standards of US healthcare companies,” says Sharma. “Growth is also driven in large part by an increase in public health spending and as cancer incidence increases, so too has spending on research in these areas. Patients and clinicians, as well as research organisations, need clinically validated tests that will work for India’s populations.”

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  • Nov20

    Express Pharma: Leap Into the Future

    As newer therapies for cancer hit the market, there’s a silent churn going on as diagnostic companies prepare for the future by stepping into unchartered territories.

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  • Sep23

    Clinical Informatics News: Risk to Patients Balanced Against Risk to Labs as FDA Moves on Lab Developed Tests

    In the nearly forty years that LDTs have enjoyed this policy of “enforcement discretion,” they have grown from a small but vital niche used mainly by hospital labs to diagnose rare diseases, to an industry where big players like Myriad Genetics and Genomic Health can post profits in the hundreds of millions of dollars.

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  • Jul31

    Rutherford’s CGI gets up close and personal about cancer

    Employees at Cancer Genetics, Inc., are on the cutting edge of developing cancer tests, and many employees have personal stories of their own cancers and those of family members who have battled the cancers the company addresses.

    Employees at Cancer Genetics, Inc., are on the cutting edge of developing cancer tests, and many employees have personal stories of their own cancers and those of family members who have battled the cancers the company addresses.

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  • Jul22

    ‘Alive, No Evidence of Disease’: A Scientist’s Encounter With Cancer

    By Jane Houldsworth, PhD, Special to Everyday Health Article originally published by Everyday Health. As my biomedical career developed in the field of cancer research, I never considered the possibility of my work benefiting myself. Over the years, I had focused my studies on the genetics and biology of lymphoma and testicular cancer, but never planned […]

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  • Jun26

    CGI Celebrates Kidney Cancer Awareness Month with #KidneyLive Tweet Event

    In March, CGI marked Kidney Cancer Awareness Month with a live-tweet event #KidneyLive. We followed Lonnie around the lab as she performed a UroGenRA-Kidney test – CGI’s proprietary test that can diagnose and sub-type kidney tumors!

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  • Jun26

    Seeking Alpha: In Conversation With Cancer Genetics CEO Panna Sharma

    As CEO of Cancer Genetics (CGIX), Panna Sharma was attracted to the emerging leader in DNA-based cancer diagnostics and services by its rich heritage in understanding genetic changes and aberrations that have clinical value.

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  • Jun12

    Opportunist Magazine Q&A with CEO Panna Sharma

    Panna Sharma, CEO of Rutherford, N.J.-based Cancer Genetics, Inc. (OTCQB: CGIX), talks with the Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about his company’s role in DNA-based cancer diagnostics and its mission to improve the success rate in cancer treatment.

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  • Jun10

    Cancer Genetics Announces Distribution Partnership with Excilone

    Cancer Genetics’ wholly-owned subsidiary, Cancer Genetics Italia, has entered into an agreement with Excilone for the distribution of CGI Italia’s oncology-focused fluorescence in situ hybridization (“FISH”) Probes.

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  • May8

    Cancer Genetics Announces Distribution Partnership with Nikon Instruments

    CGI subsidiary, Cancer Genetics Italia, has entered into an agreement with Nikon Instruments for the distribution of oncology-focused DNA Probes intended for fluorescence in situ hybridization (“FISH”) in the Italian market.

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  • May2

    Cancer Genetics Launches Proprietary Microarray for Kidney Cancer

      UroGenRA™-Kidney was designed and developed at Cancer Genetics to assist in the diagnosis and treatment selection of kidney cancer. Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) & New York State approvals of the microarray as a laboratory developed test (LDT) expand CGI’s menu of proprietary molecular diagnostic tests for urogenital and hematological cancers. Rutherford, May 2, […]

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