ASCO 2016

QIAGEN forms Lung Cancer Expert Alliance

Hilden, Germany, and Germantown, Maryland, June 2, 2016 – QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced the formation of a global consortium of international lung cancer experts who will advise the company on the design of new next-generation sequencing (NGS) gene panels and associated workflows that target lung cancer-specific mutations. The members… Read article →


QIAGEN launches liquid biopsy workflow for GeneReader NGS System

  Actionable Insights Tumor Panel enables monitoring of cancer biomarkers from plasma samples Hilden, Germany, and Germantown, Maryland, June 1, 2016 – QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced the launch of its liquid biopsy workflow for clinical cancer research using QIAGEN’s GeneReader NGS System for next-generation sequencing (NGS). The Actionable Insights… Read article →


QIAGEN partners to develop predictive tests in oncology

Yesterday, we announced that QIAGEN was entering into a licensing and co-development agreement with Therawis Diagnostics GmbH to develop and commercialize predictive assays in oncology. An initial project will be to develop and market PITX2 as a marker to predict effectiveness of anthracycline treatment in triple negative and other high-risk breast cancer patients. See the full press release… Read article →