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A biomarker is a biological molecule found in blood, other body fluids, or tissues that is a sign of a normal or abnormal process, or of a condition or disease. A biomarker may be used to see how well the body responds to a treatment for a disease or condition. Also called molecular marker and signature molecule.
Champions Biotechnology obtains global rights to Tel Aviv University's TAR-1 compound

Champions Biotechnology obtains global rights to Tel Aviv University's TAR-1 compound

Life Technologies reports third quarter 2009 results; non-GAAP and organic revenues increase by 3% and 5%

Life Technologies reports third quarter 2009 results; non-GAAP and organic revenues increase by 3% and 5%

Metabolon raises additional $6 million in its Series C funding round

Metabolon raises additional $6 million in its Series C funding round

Eli Lilly receives access to GeneNews' osteoarthritis genomic biomarker program

Eli Lilly receives access to GeneNews' osteoarthritis genomic biomarker program

Catapult BioAccel announces funding of Kemeta

Catapult BioAccel announces funding of Kemeta

Compugen announces financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009

Compugen announces financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009

Champions Biotechnology expands collaboration to accelerate oncology drug development

Champions Biotechnology expands collaboration to accelerate oncology drug development

Thermo Fisher Scientific announces the availability of its Copeptin assay in Europe

Thermo Fisher Scientific announces the availability of its Copeptin assay in Europe

Comparison study between pre and postoperative BNP measurements for predicting negative outcomes after CABG surgery

Comparison study between pre and postoperative BNP measurements for predicting negative outcomes after CABG surgery

Set of critical decision points in cancer biomarker and drug development summarized

Set of critical decision points in cancer biomarker and drug development summarized

Physicians' recognize benefits of genetic testing; say formal education required to put it into practice

Physicians' recognize benefits of genetic testing; say formal education required to put it into practice

Early diagnostic for ovarian cancer to be developed

Early diagnostic for ovarian cancer to be developed

GeneNews announces the publication of a paper in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology

GeneNews announces the publication of a paper in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology

GE and Eli Lilly develop tissue-based biomarker technology for cancer therapy

GE and Eli Lilly develop tissue-based biomarker technology for cancer therapy

Life science tool companies must consider multiple factors to develop strategies for future

Life science tool companies must consider multiple factors to develop strategies for future

Tyrian Diagnostics and BD end collaboration to develop a Point-of-Care test for TB diagnosis

Tyrian Diagnostics and BD end collaboration to develop a Point-of-Care test for TB diagnosis

Novartis' Tasigna capsules meets primary endpoint in comparison trial with Gleevec

Novartis' Tasigna capsules meets primary endpoint in comparison trial with Gleevec

Health Discovery Corporation granted additional patents for Recursive Feature Elimination using Support Vector Machines

Health Discovery Corporation granted additional patents for Recursive Feature Elimination using Support Vector Machines

Research programme to develop immunological biomarkers for chronic inflammatory diseases

Research programme to develop immunological biomarkers for chronic inflammatory diseases

Prometheus Laboratories introduces three new cancer diagnostic products

Prometheus Laboratories introduces three new cancer diagnostic products