Abbott said this week that it has expanded an existing immunotherapy companion diagnostic development agreement with GlaxoSmithKline to include a new target antigen.

Specifically, under the expanded agreement Abbott will develop a PCR-based test for use on its m2000 automated molecular diagnostics platform to screen non-small cell lung cancer and melanoma tumors for the expression of the PRAME antigen as part of GSK's investigational cancer immunotherapy research program.

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