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NEW YORK – OncoCyte said after the close of the market on Friday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the outstanding capital stock of privately held Insight Genetics, including a lung cancer immunotherapy test in development by the firm.

According to OncoCyte, the acquisition also gives it access to IG's existing pharma services infrastructure, which includes a CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited lab, and a menu of single-gene tests for various actionable biomarkers, including two emerging therapeutic targets, RET and NTRK.

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