Rivals of Genomic Health s Oncotype Dx Could Exploit Forerunner s Price, Other Limitations | GenomeWeb

Genomic Health's Oncotype Dx has a high profile in the molecular diagnostics market, and though the test is currently playing nearly unopposed, a number of rivals are using it as a blueprint of sorts to help them develop their own diagnostics for breast cancer recurrence.

During Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Tri-Conference last week in San Francisco, Genomic Health CEO Randy Scott spoke about the company's data validation procedure for the test. But Oncotype Dx isn't perfect, and the competition is trying to get fierce.

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