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OncoCyte provided additional details about the history of the Razor test, its timeline for making it commercially available, and plans for a follow-on study.
The partners will use Biolidics' circulating tumor cell retrieval system to evaluate the cells' utility as biomarkers of patient response to cancer treatment.
OncoCyte believes Razor's CLIA-validated lung cancer prognostic test will complement its in-development DetermaVu lung cancer detection assay.
The Belgian oncology molecular diagnostics firm reported a 17 percent increase in product sales but said that sales of cartridges in the US were lower than expected.
The researchers aimed to develop a test that could help clinicians determine whether a patient would respond to therapy, before the onset of treatment.
The FDA has granted accelerated approval to Rozlytrek as a treatment for adult and adolescent patients with NTRK fusion-positive cancers.
The firm, which is working to reaccelerate its test validation effort, incurred a loss of $5.4 million, or $.10 per share, slightly above the analysts' consensus estimate.
The team believes users could apply the technology, combined with a predictive risk score, to complement imaging tools to screen for cancers in the clinical space.
The company will market Inivata's InVision liquid biopsy assays to insured and self-pay patients across the region.
The test measures levels of seven autoantibodies to tumor-associated antigens and is designed to detect all forms of lung cancer at any stage.