NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Monogram Biosciences said today that the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has agreed to evaluate its HERmark breast cancer assay in metastatic breast cancer.
The goal of the project is to test HERmark cutoff values and determine whether the assay is better than conventional methods for identifying metastatic breast cancer patients who are susceptible to Genentech’s Herceptin (trastuzumab) treatment.

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