BERLIN (GenomeWeb) – Laboratories at 11 institutions in Europe, Canada, and Japan have tested Thermo Fisher Scientific's Oncomine Lung cfDNA assay and found that it can detect low-level mutations in circulating free DNA control samples with high sensitivity and specificity.

Yesterday at the Association for Molecular Pathology AMP Global Congress in Berlin, Claudia Vollbrecht of the Institute of Pathology at Charité University Medicine Berlin presented the results of the study, which was conducted by the OncoNetwork Consortium, a network of researchers organized by Thermo.

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