NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Thermo Fisher Scientific said today that it has partnered with Blueprint Medicines to develop and commercialize its Oncomine Dx Target Test as a companion diagnostic for Blueprint's BLU-667 to identify RET fusions in non-small cell lung cancer patients.

Blueprint is currently evaluating BLU-667, a RET kinase inhibitor, in a phase 1 clinical trial to treat patients with RET-driven NSCLC, thyroid cancer, and other advanced solid tumors, and the CDx is supposed to help drive enrollment for the trial.

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