Genomic Health's Breast Cancer Test Listed in NCCN's Guidelines | GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Genomic Health said today that its predictive breast cancer assay has been included in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network’s 2008 Breast Cancer Treatment Guidelines.
 
The company’s Oncotype DX is a multi-gene expression test used to predict the chances of breast cancer recurrence and the likelihood that chemotherapy will benefit certain patients, the company said.
 
NCCN is an alliance of 21 cancer centers aimed at improving care and treatments for cancer patients.

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