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Next-Generation Sequencing

The latest news on next-generation sequencing.

The Illumina COVIDSeq Test is a high-throughput, in vitro diagnostic that provides results in 24 hours. The test is for use with the NovaSeq 6000 Sequencing system.

NeoGenomics will offer the Thyroid Profile and the NGS Thyroid Profile plus RET FISH test as part of the program, which is sponsored by Lilly.

Thermo will develop a test using its Oncomine Precision Assay to identify IDH1- and IDH2-positive low-grade glioma patients for treatment with Agios' vorasidenib.

ArcherDx has leveraged next-generation sequencing to develop and commercialize more than 325 research-use-only products and a pan-solid tumor diagnostic test.

The DXRX marketplace, planned for launch in the fourth quarter of 2020, will provide a way for pharmaceutical companies, diagnostic firms, and laboratories to collaborate.

The infectious disease testing firm has developed a sequencing-based coronavirus assay, which it plans to commercialize through its sister firm BioID Genomics. 

In the near term, the firm will launch a laboratory-developed, late-stage lung cancer assay out of its lab in Palo Alto. 

The investment bank gave shares of the Temple City, California-based genetic testing company a buy rating and a $20 price target.

Results from the PROMPT registry presented at ASCO showed that 10 to 15 percent of women with variants in genes not linked to ovarian cancer had oophorectomies.

Ginkgo said that next-generation sequencing, coupled with its automation capabilities, has the potential to increase COVID-19 testing capacity.

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