Transgene is using two companion tests, one being developed by Beckman Coulter and another by Ventana Medical Systems, to pick best responders to its investigational non-small cell lung cancer drug TG4010.

The immunohistochemistry test developed by Ventana will allow Transgene to identify patients expressing mucin 1-positive tumor cells in clinical trials. TG4010 was designed to target MUC1, and the IHC assay will be used to select patients to be enrolled in an upcoming Phase IIb/III trial for the drug.

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