NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Molecular diagnostics firm Biodesix plans this year to launch a proteomic test for guiding immunotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer patients as it continues to build out its lung cancer offerings.

The company aims to release the test around mid-year, said Gary Pestano, vice president of product development and operations, and will offer it for NSCLC patients who Biodesix's Veristrat test identifies as unlikely to respond to treatment with an EGFR inhibitor.

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