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2014-03-17 08:28:49

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT), a molecular diagnostics company pioneering the field of molecular cytology, today announced the appointments of two executives to its management team. Julie A. Brooks joins the company as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary; and Andy Thorson joins as executive vice president, corporate strategy and business development. "I am thrilled to welcome Julie Brooks and Andy...

2014-03-11 08:29:14

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) announced today that it will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2013 financial results after close of market on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Following the release, Veracyte will host a live conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the company's financial results and business progress. The live webcast and subsequent replay may be accessed by visiting Veracyte's website...

2014-03-03 16:25:19

-- Presentation and Webcast Scheduled for Tuesday, March 4, at 8 a.m. ET -- SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today announced a change in the company's presentation date and time at the Cowen and Company 34(th) Annual Health Care Conference. Bonnie H. Anderson, president and chief executive officer, will present on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. ET in the St. Botolph room at The Boston Marriott Copley Place in Boston, Mass....

2014-03-01 23:01:46

Korean researchers say a combination of techniques improves diagnostic accuracy for several types of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 The Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Center is reporting on encouraging new research published in a medical journal called Diagnostic Cytopathology. Researchers from Yonsei University College of Medicine compared the diagnostic accuracy of two cell testing techniques and found that, when used together, they make it possible to not only...

2014-02-26 08:28:18

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today announced that Bonnie H. Anderson, president and chief executive officer, will present at the Cowen and Company 34(th) Annual Health Care Conference on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10 a.m. ET in Boston, Mass. The live audio webcast and subsequent replay may be accessed by visiting Veracyte's website at http://investor.veracyte.com. Please connect to the website at least 15 minutes prior to...

2014-02-05 08:28:49

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today announced that Bonnie H. Anderson, president and chief executive officer, will present at the 2014 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. ET in New York. The live audio webcast and subsequent replay may be accessed by visiting Veracyte's website at http://investor.veracyte.com. Please connect to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the live webcast to...

2014-01-22 11:14:37

Self-testing for Human Papillomavirus (HPV) – the virus that causes cervical cancer – is as effective at detecting cancer as a conventional smear test (cytology screening) even when scaled up to test large populations. Researchers from Queen Mary University of London conducted a pilot study of 100,242 Mexican women – the largest study of its kind – aged 25-75 and from low-income backgrounds. Around 11% of women tested positive for HPV (10,863 women). However, when self-testing...

2013-11-21 14:22:37

'Deformability cytometry' can closely analyze more than 1,000 cells per second A team of researchers from UCLA and Harvard University have demonstrated a technique that, by measuring the physical properties of individual cells in body fluids, can diagnose cancer with a high degree of accuracy. The technique, which uses a deformability cytometer to analyze individual cells, could reduce the need for more cumbersome diagnostic procedures and the associated costs, while improving accuracy...


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