Three months after Roche backed out of a deal to co-develop tissue-based tests, including a potential rival to Genomic Health's trailblazing Oncotype Dx, Epigenomics is looking for a new platform for diagnostics and is expanding its pipeline, the company said last week.

Specifically, Epigenomics has added a blood-based lung cancer screening test to its pipeline that it intends to develop alone for the time being, Oliver Schacht, Epigenomics CFO, told Pharmacogenomics Reporter in an interview.

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