Guardant Health Korean AI Pathology Startup Lunit Nabs $26M Investment from Guardant Health; Plans Collaboration Having closed a Series C funding round, the firm is completing clinical validation, and will collaborate with Guardant to develop new precision oncology products. Guardant Health Targets Emerging Treatment Response Market With New ctDNA Product Premium The firm announced the new test, Guardant360 Response, alongside its launch of its Guardant360 TissueNext tumor tissue genomic profiling product. GenomeWeb Index Down in May as NanoString Technologies Falls 30 Percent From April The GenomeWeb Index underperformed the Dow Jones, the Nasdaq, and the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index last month. FDA Approves Amgen's Lumakras for NSCLC Alongside Companion Tests From Guardant Health, Qiagen The approval makes Lumakras the first inhibitor of KRAS, once considered "undruggable," to reach the market for KRAS-mutated NSCLC. Guardant Health Sues Natera for False Advertising, 'Misleading' Oncologists About MRD Tests Guardant has asked the court to recover damages and to prevent Natera from further disseminating "deceptive" advertising regarding their competing assays. May 21, 2021 Guardant Health to License IP to Foundation Medicine for $25M, Royalties Under Settlement Agreement May 21, 2021 FDA Approves Janssen's Rybrevant, Guardant360 CDx for EGFR Exon 20-Mutated NSCLC May 7, 2021 Guardant MRD Test Performs Well in Small Study as Tissue-Informed Debate Takes Shape Premium May 6, 2021 Guardant Health Q1 Revenues up 17 Percent Apr 14, 2021 Guardant AACR Data Highlights Value of Clinical Test Database to Drive Drug Resistance Discoveries Apr 1, 2021 Guardant Health Receives New York State Approval for Guardant Reveal MRD Test Mar 2, 2021 Guardant360 CDx Receives CE Mark for Tumor Mutational Profiling and Tagrisso CDx Use Feb 26, 2021 Guardant Health Begins First Foray Into Early-Stage Cancer With Commercial MRD Test Launch Premium Feb 24, 2021 Guardant Health Q4 Revenues Up 25 Percent Feb 19, 2021 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Guardant Health, Parse Biosciences, Menarini Silicon Biosystems Feb 5, 2021 Guardant Health Turns to Tumor Tissue Sequencing to Broaden Offering Premium Jan 12, 2021 JP Morgan Healthcare Conference 2021, Day 2: Roche, Seer, 10x, Guardant, Hologic, Thermo Fisher Dec 18, 2020 People in the News: New Appointments at Fluidigm, Danaher, Guardant Health Dec 9, 2020 Nonprofit Friends of Cancer Research Launches Public-Private HRD Harmonization Project Nov 17, 2020 Guardant Health Prices $1B Senior Notes Offering Nov 5, 2020 Guardant Health Q3 Revenues Up 23 Percent Nov 2, 2020 Regulatory Documents for Newly Approved Liquid Biopsy NGS Panels Detail Diverse Test Claims, Methods Premium Oct 5, 2020 Guardant Health Liquid Biopsy Test Improves Gastrointestinal Cancer Clinical Trial Enrollment Aug 24, 2020 Guardant Health Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization for COVID-19 Sequencing Test Aug 24, 2020 Streck Gets FDA De Novo Clearance for Blood Collection Tube With Guardant Health Liquid Biopsy Assay Load More Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.