August 23, 2016
WHAT: Dr. Heinrich Roder, Biodesix’ CTO and chair of the conference’s computational systems biology program, will speak on “Bridging the gap: From hypothesis-independent tests to understanding of biological mechanisms”, to introduce the Computational Systems biology track at the 6th International Conference on Bioinformatics & Systems Biology.
WHO: Heinrich Roder is an author of more than 100 publications ... Read more
July 5, 2016 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of New Jersey has determined that the VeriStrat® proteomic test is now considered a medically necessary benefit for members with advanced NSCLC.
April 15, 2016
Three separate studies in patients with advanced stages of cancer investigate how blood tests can be used to select patients for therapy will be presented by Biodesix’ scientists and their collaborators at the AACR Annual Meeting in New Orleans.
One study, presented in collaboration with Dr. Jeffrey Weber at NYU Langone Medical Center, indicates the clinical ... Read more
April 4, 2016
VeriStrat®, Biodesix’ proteomic blood test for patients with advanced NSCLC, has received multiple positive coverage decisions in 2016. As a result, 200 million Americans now have insurance coverage for VeriStrat. The most recent positive coverage decisions include BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS) of Florida and Health Care Services Corporation (HCSC).
VeriStrat provides physicians with prognostic and predictive information ... Read more
March 9, 2016
Chief Technology Officer for Biodesix, Inc., Dr. Heinrich Roder, will present the company’s approach and recent results for a blood test stratifying patients for immunotherapy benefit on Thursday, March 10, at Molecular Med Tri-Conference.
By modifying ideas from the field of deep learning, Biodesix® can design clinically useful tests from multivariate data that have a high ... Read more
March 2, 2016
Norgen Biotek Corp., an innovative Canadian biotechnology company focusing on advancing powerful tools for DNA, RNA and protein stabilization and purification, today announced the signing of a supplier agreement with Biodesix, Inc. to supply novel sample preparation products based on Norgen Biotek’s proprietary purification technology. Biodesix, Inc. is a U.S.-based company that discovers and commercializes ... Read more
February 24, 2016
Biodesix, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company that discovers, develops and commercializes blood tests to deliver personalized medicine in oncology, announced today that the company raised $22 million through the sale of series F preferred stock and other securities. This amount includes capital previously raised through convertible debt and converted into equity in the series F ... Read more
February 11, 2016
Biodesix, Inc. today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, David Brunel, is scheduled to present a corporate overview on “Deep Phenotyping, Machine Learning to Precision Medicine” during the Leerink Partners 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference at the Waldorf Astoria, New York, from February 10-11, 2016. Biodesix’ presentation is scheduled for February 11 at 11:10AM ET. ... Read more