Companion Diagnostics News on companion diagnostics and drug/test co-development. Caris Life Sciences, HotSpot Therapeutics Partner to Develop Precision Medicines, CDx Tests The partnership is focused on difficult-to-drug targets and will first seek to advance HotSpot's E3 ubiquitin ligase immunotherapy program. Grail Partners With Premier's PINC AI to Improve Patient Access to Blood-Based Multi-Cancer Test PINC AI plans to adapt its clinical decision support platform to alert clinicians to patients who may benefit from early cancer detection via Galleri. Linus Biotechnology Looks to Human 'Exposome' as Biomarker for Autism Spectrum Disorders Test Premium The Mount Sinai School of Medicine spinout plans to help diagnose autism spectrum disorders earlier by evaluating individuals' past environmental exposures. FDA Approves Thermo Fisher Scientific Oncomine Dx Assay as CDx for Janssen Lung Cancer Drug The Oncomine Dx Target Test will be used as a companion diagnostic to identify NSCLC patients whose tumors carry EGFR Exon20-insertion mutations. Qiagen, Denovo Biopharma to Develop Liquid Biopsy CDx Test for Investigational Lymphoma Treatment The test will identify patients expressing a genomic biomarker who are likely to respond to Denovo's investigational DB102 treatment for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Jul 1, 2021 FDA Approves FoundationOne CDx for Takeda's ALK-Inhibitor Jul 1, 2021 Qiagen, Sysmex Form Global Companion Diagnostic Development Pact Jun 30, 2021 AmoyDx PCR Panel Receives Japanese Approval as CDx for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Therapies Jun 15, 2021 Caris Life Sciences, Elevation Oncology Team on Targeted Drug Development May 28, 2021 FDA Approves Bile Duct Cancer Drug from Helsinn, BridgeBio Pharma With Foundation Medicine CDx May 28, 2021 FDA Approves Amgen's Lumakras for NSCLC Alongside Companion Tests From Guardant Health, Qiagen May 25, 2021 Qiagen, Mirati Therapeutics Partner to Develop KRAS Companion Test for NSCLC Drug May 13, 2021 LGC SeraCare Joins Diaceutics DXRX Network for Precision Medicine Diagnostics Apr 29, 2021 Burning Rock Biotech, Abbisko Therapeutics Ink CDx Partnership for ABSK091 Apr 22, 2021 Illumina, Kartos Therapeutics Partner to Develop TP53 Companion Diagnostic Apr 6, 2021 Roche to Use Oncimmune Infectious Disease Panel in COVID-19 Drug Trial Mar 30, 2021 MapKure, Personalis Partner to Screen Patients for BRAF Inhibitor Trial Mar 12, 2021 Prometheus Biosciences Prices Upsized $190M IPO Mar 2, 2021 Myriad Genetics, Intermountain Healthcare Collaborate for Cancer Testing Service Feb 24, 2021 Qiagen, Inovio Expand CDx Partnership, Starting With NGS Test for Cervical Dysplasia Therapy Feb 19, 2021 AmoyDx, AstraZeneca Strike Ovarian Cancer Companion Diagnostic Alliance Jan 13, 2021 Tempus, A2 Biotherapeutics Partner to Develop CDx for Therapy Targeting Loss of Heterozygosity Jan 11, 2021 Illumina CEO Discusses Pan-Cancer IVD Assay, CDx Collaborations at JP Morgan Jan 5, 2021 Myriad Genetics to Sell Vectra DA Business, Reorganize International Presence Dec 11, 2020 BTIG Initiates Coverage of NeoGenomics With Buy Rating Load More Breaking News Lifespan Linked to Lower Protein Synthesis Gene Expression Pathogenic Variants in Disease-Causing Genes Have Low Penetrance on Average, Study Finds ESHG Calls Use of Polygenic Risk Scores in Preimplantation Testing Unethical Metagenomi Raises $175M in Series B Financing Round Twist Bioscience, Artisan Development Labs Collaborate on Antibody Discovery, Cell Therapies AnPac Bio Warned by Nasdaq Over Listing Requirement The Scan Sensor to Spot SARS-CoV-2 Exposure Yale researchers have developed a sensor that gauges SARS-CoV-2 exposure, according to the New Haven Register. Watching BA.2 A subtype of the Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant has been found in a number of countries, the Washington Post says. Vermont Weighs Genetic Discrimination Bill VT Digger reports Vermont legislators are considering a bill to bar insurer from denying customers coverage based on genetic information. PNAS Papers on Convergent Pathogen Effectors, Lineage-Related RNA Mutations, Desiccation-Tolerant Grass In PNAS this week: convergent evolution of pathogen effectors, algorithm to identify cell lineage features, and more.