The IVD test will adjust for isatuximab-induced interference in immunofixation electrophoresis tests, which can mislead clinicians in interpreting patient response.
The anticipated shortage for clinics comes at a time when more clinicians are already switching to lab-based IGRA testing, diagnostic industry executives said.
The Lantern Project will screen for patients who may be suffering from Gaucher disease, Fabry disease, Pompe disease, MPS I, or ASMD, and offer confirmatory DNA testing.
The partnership includes biopharmaceutical, life science, and non-profit organizations, as well as several US government agencies.
The companies will use Myriad RBM's CustomMAP platform to measure cardiovascular risk biomarkers in patients treated with a Sanofi diabetes drug.