Researchers separately found that the assay had high concordance with other techniques in cancers including colorectal and endometrial carcinomas.
Company officials stressed the firm's drive to help connect industry and academia, and expand access to tools for precision medicine.
Proposals from ACLA, CAP, and others included statistical sampling to collect hard-to-capture lab pricing data from across the industry.
The working group reviewed data to identify a minimum of 34 commonly mutated genes that should be included in pan-myeloid targeted panels.
Seventeen organizations don't support the Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act as written and would like lawmakers to advance a CLIA-centric framework.
Three vendors applied their variant calling and interpretation pipelines to the same tumor NGS panel data and came up with overlapping but different results.
The Hartwig Medical Foundation currently sequences about 7.5 percent of all metastatic cancer biopsies in the Netherlands, processing 250 to 300 samples per month.
These lobbying efforts aim to shore up willingness among legislators to step in and halt implementation of the NCD if certain provisions remain in the final version.
Recommendations for allele selection in CYP2C19 assays are the first of many planned pharmacogenetics assay recommendations from AMP.
The new guidelines said ROS1, KRAS, BRAF, MET, RET, and HER2 should be included in targeted and expanded panels.