Crescendo Bioscience® is a molecular diagnostics laboratory focused on rheumatology. Crescendo is developing quantitative, objective, biology-based tests to provide rheumatologists with deeper clinical insights to help enable more effective management of patients with autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. The company is building a comprehensive understanding of the biology underlying rheumatoid arthritis and other rheumatic diseases, including the interrogation of protein, gene expression and genetic biomarkers, to provide information to help guide treatment for individual patients.
Facts & Stats
- Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune disease that affects over 1.5MM Americans.
- Approximately 3,500 rheumatologists treat patients with RA.
- Vectra DA provides unique insight into inflammatory disease activity at the molecular level.
- Crescendo was founded by a scientist driven by the profound effect autoimmune disorders have had on his family.