Genomic Health Oncotype DX AR-V7 Nucleus Detect

Genomic Health has launched its Oncotype DX AR-V7 Nucleus Detect Test, a liquid biopsy assay intended to predict treatment response in men with advanced prostate cancer. Developed initially by circulating tumor cell technology firm Epic Sciences, the new assay is the first of its kind to be commercially marketed. The test detects the presence of a splice variant of the androgen receptor protein in the nucleus of CTCs using Epic's detection and analysis platform.

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