Clarient, ACORN collaborate to improve cancer treatment

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Clarient, a GE Healthcare company, and ACORN Research have formed a strategic collaboration around molecular testing of tumor samples. The agreement will establish a standardized testing protocol across the ACORN network of oncology community practices and hospitals with treatment guidelines and clinical trial opportunities. These processes have the potential to improve oncology treatment and research that aim to deliver targeted treatments based on the specific genetic markers for each patient.

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Clarient, HistroRxR to provide AQUA technology for clinical trials

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Clarient, a GE Healthcare company, and HistoRxR have signed a definitive agreement to provide pharma services using AQUA technology to their growing lists of pharma clients.  By implementing HistoRx’s AQUA technology in Clarient’s CLIA laboratory, the two companies will apply their complementary capabilities to serve pharma companies’ growing need for biomarker analysis in clinical trials.  Use of tissue biomarkers to characterize a patient’s tumor is becoming a crucial element of personalized cancer care.

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