U.S. Food and Drug Administration Archives

DxNA LLC opens Valley Fever multicenter clinical trial


DxNA LLC has started a multi-center clinical study of DxNA’s molecular diagnostic test for the detection of Valley Fever (coccidioidomycosis), using its proprietary diagnostic platform, The GeneSTAT® System. DxNA intends in 2015 to submit its 510(k) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for clearance of the test and the GeneSTAT System. Valley Fever… Read More →

FDA approved thyroid cancer drug tested by TGen

by in Bioscience | Featured | Healthcare

The FDA has approved a thyroid cancer drug successfully tested at Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center Clinical Trials, a partnership of Scottsdale Healthcare and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved cabozantinib for the treatment of progressive, metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC), a rare endocrine gland cancer affecting the… Read More →

The FYI On PAP Testing To Fight Against HPV, Cervical Cancer

The FYI on PAP Testing
by in Prevention

According to the American Cancer Society, there will be more than 12,000 new cases of cervical cancer diagnosed this year in the United States alone, making it the third most common cancer in women. The disease forms slowly, but has very few symptoms in early stages. The No. 1 risk factor in developing cervical cancer… Read More →