Navigation Links
Governor Cuomo Announces Continued Growth at Roswell Park Cancer Institute with Regional Economic Development Council Funding; RPCI Center for Personalized Medicine established with CTG (NASDAQ: CTGX) serving as its technology partner
Date:1/31/2013

initiative to enable delivery of the highest level of personalized care for cancer patients in a clinical environment," said CTG Chairman and Chief Executive Officer James R. Boldt .

The Center's first sequencing projects represent a three-pronged translational research initiative. RPCI has launched clinical research studies that set out to:

  • Predict on a case-by-case, personalized basis which of the two main types of standard chemotherapy, anthracycline-based or platinum-based, will be most effective in treating a woman's breast cancer, and with fewest adverse side effects;
  • Develop, in collaboration with Western New York Urology Associates, a diagnostic test for superficial bladder cancer, the ninth most common cancer in the U.S. and the most expensive of all cancers in terms of cost to treat; and
  • Engage 600 healthy volunteers representing the ethnic, racial, socioeconomic and geographic diversity of the eight-county Western New York region in an initiative to identify the particular healthcare priorities of this community, aided by a mobile tissue-collection unit that will travel to disparate and underserved areas.
  • In addition, RPCI expects to use the resources of the CPM in planning individualized care for its lung, melanoma and leukemia patients in the near future. 

"The work we're doing now at the CPM will translate into personalized, evidence-based therapies in a matter of months," says CPM Executive Director Carl Morrison , MD, DVM, Clinical Chief of the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Director of the Division of Molecular Pathology at RPCI. "Our goal is to bring next-generation sequencing technology to frontline care at Roswell Park with a new portfolio of personal genome assays."

"We now have the infrastructure in place to offer robust sequencing b
'/>"/>

SOURCE Roswell Park Cancer Institute; CTG
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Related biology technology :

1. The Acta Materialia Inc Announces New Chairman of the Board of Governors
2. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Upcoming Poster Presentations of Zerenex™ (Ferric Citrate) at the Upcoming American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2011 Annual Meeting
3. VaxyGen Assay Services, LLC Announces Launch of Custom Bioassay Services and Operations
4. Sequenom Announces Participation at the Lazard Capital Markets 8th Annual Healthcare Conference
5. ACORN Research, LLC Announces Partnership with AdeptBio, LLC
6. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Announces Nine Month 2011 Financial Results
7. WuXi PharmaTech Announces Third-Quarter 2011 Results
8. Chimerix Announces Late-Breaking Poster Presentation at Kidney Week 2011 Annual Meeting
9. Spherix Announces Third Quarter Financial Results
10. Modern Mobility Aids, Inc. Announces November 30, 2011 Closing of Lumigene Acquisition
11. MedImmune Announces Winners of Its 6th Annual Global Abstract Competition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/1/2015)... Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market ... sectors, announced today that it has issued a new ... publicly traded clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing ... the sponsored research article, along with disclosures and disclaimers, ... www.GoldmanResearch.com .  In the article ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 30, 2015 Research and Markets ... the "Blood Screening Market by Technology (Nucleic ... Next Generation Sequencing, Western Blotting), Product (Instrument, Reagent) ... to 2019 " report to their offering. ... to reach $2.55 billion by 2019 from $1.5 ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... , Mar. 30, 2015 Research and ... the addition of the "Forensic Technologies and ... to their offering. This report analyzes ... in US$ Million by the following Segments: Forensic ... Testing, and Others. Annual estimates and ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 2015  Spherix Incorporated (Nasdaq: SPEX ) -- an ... and monetization of intellectual property, today announced that ... service global investment bank specializing in micro, small, ... featuring Spherix. The report, authored by ... at Chardan, was published on March 31, 2015. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Flurry of Biotech Mergers and Acquisitions Bodes Well for PharmaCyte Biotech 2Flurry of Biotech Mergers and Acquisitions Bodes Well for PharmaCyte Biotech 3Flurry of Biotech Mergers and Acquisitions Bodes Well for PharmaCyte Biotech 4Global Blood Screening (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test, ELISA, Rapid Test, Chemiluminescence Immunoassay, Next Generation Sequencing, Western Blotting) Market 2015-2019 2Global Blood Screening (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test, ELISA, Rapid Test, Chemiluminescence Immunoassay, Next Generation Sequencing, Western Blotting) Market 2015-2019 3Forensic Technologies and Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Rise in Terrorist Bombings Sharpens the Business Case for Explosives Forensics 2Forensic Technologies and Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Rise in Terrorist Bombings Sharpens the Business Case for Explosives Forensics 3Forensic Technologies and Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Rise in Terrorist Bombings Sharpens the Business Case for Explosives Forensics 4Forensic Technologies and Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Rise in Terrorist Bombings Sharpens the Business Case for Explosives Forensics 5Forensic Technologies and Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Rise in Terrorist Bombings Sharpens the Business Case for Explosives Forensics 6Forensic Technologies and Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Rise in Terrorist Bombings Sharpens the Business Case for Explosives Forensics 7Chardan Capital Issues Industry Note Covering Spherix 2Chardan Capital Issues Industry Note Covering Spherix 3
... Hagens, BODY WORLDS 2:,The Original Exhibition of Real ... this Saturday, February 2nd. The acclaimed exhibition,includes the ... a special feature on,the brain., BODY WORLDS ... healthy and unhealthy organs, body section and slices, ...
... Feb. 1 ,Genzyme Corp. (Nasdaq: GENZ ) and ... they have received clearance under the,Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act ... Based on this approval, Genzyme will pay,Isis $150 million ... for,$30 per share., Upon completion of final contracts, ...
... Therapeutics (Amex:,CXM) announced that it has completed ... and other accredited or qualified investors,that was ... Asset Management,Company acted as the sole placement ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20051018/CARDIUMLOGO ), The securities were offered ...
Cached Biology Technology:Maryland Science Center Unveils Anatomical Exhibition, Body Worlds 2, on Saturday, February 2 2Genzyme and Isis Announce Hart-Scott-Rodino Approval of Collaboration 2Genzyme and Isis Announce Hart-Scott-Rodino Approval of Collaboration 3Genzyme and Isis Announce Hart-Scott-Rodino Approval of Collaboration 4Cardium Completes $5.3 Million Registered Direct Offering 2Cardium Completes $5.3 Million Registered Direct Offering 3Cardium Completes $5.3 Million Registered Direct Offering 4
(Date:3/23/2015)... Mass , March 23, 2015 SoundView Technology ... of NXT-ID,s (NASDAQ: NXTD ) Wocket smart wallet. SoundView was ... user feedback on their experience with the Wocket in multiple ... at CVS, Whole Foods and other retailers, making both debit ... Kris Tuttle also says, "If the company meets their ...
(Date:3/20/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rswjb4/hand_geometry ) has announced ... Business Report" report to their offering. This ... Thousands. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, ... Europe , Asia-Pacific , ... Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the ...
(Date:3/17/2015)... 2015 MedNet Solutions , a ... study management systems, is pleased to announce that ... Outsourcing in Clinical Trials Southeast conference – March ... excellent forum for MedNet to showcase iMedNet ... (SaaS) eClinical technology platform. We strongly ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 2Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 3Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 4Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector 2Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector 3Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector 4Connect With MedNet Solutions At Outsourcing In Clinical Trials Southeast 2
... of mythological beliefs. Some cultures prize them for their ... as dagger handles or good luck charms. But new ... by explaining how the horn gets its distinctive curve ... details about the structural materials that form the horn ...
... of Michigan Medical School have discovered a previously unknown ... and renal failure in children: recessive mutations in a ... the mutant gene is important to scientists because PLCE1 ... a vital role in the kidney's ability to remove ...
... found that aged mice undergoing weekly light-cycle shifts--similar to ... shift work--experienced significantly higher death rates than did old ... same eight-week period. The findings may not come as ... the research nonetheless provides, in rather stark terms, new ...
Cached Biology News:Scientists crack rhino horn riddle 2Mutant gene causes severe kidney disease in infants 2Mutant gene causes severe kidney disease in infants 3Mutant gene causes severe kidney disease in infants 4Chronic jet-lag conditions hasten death in aged mice 2
Peptide-affinity Purified Polyclonal Antibody to Prolactin Releasing Hormone Receptor (GPR10)...
Applications: Western blotting ...
Mitochondria/Cytosol Fractionation Kit Research Focus: other Storage Temperature: 4C Shipping Temperature: 4C...
... With increasing age, the autofluorescent ... of many cell types, including neurons. ... complicate the use of fluorescence microscopy ... of its broad excitation and emission ...
Biology Products: