News on sequencing-based testing, NGS gene panels, & diagnostic exomes in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
Using Arima's technology, NYU researchers were able to identify a novel rearrangement in the PDL-1 gene in a pediatric brain tumor, which led to treatment with immunotherapy.
UMiami Researchers to Study Cell Therapy Response in Lymphoma Using WGS, Single-Cell RNA-seq
The team has received a $1.5 million US Department of Defense grant to help launch its project on diffuse B-cell lymphoma resistance to CAR T-cell therapy.
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Pfizer Partner to Bring NGS-Based Cancer Tests to Underserved Markets
The collaboration will expand NGS-based tests for lung and breast cancers in more than 30 countries, where advanced genomic testing has been limited.
FoundationOne Liquid Biopsy Assay Gets FDA OK as Companion Diagnostic for Takeda's Exkivity
Foundation Medicine said its assay is the only blood-based comprehensive genomic profiling platform to have gained this approval for Takeda's EGFR drug.
Guardant Health, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Partner on Immunotherapy Study
The goal is to identify genomic and epigenomic biomarkers in patient blood samples from PICI’s RADIOHEAD study using the GuardantINFINITY assay.