Data at EULAR Add to Vectra DA Retrospective Study Results, Hint at Therapy Prediction Potential | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Data presented earlier this month at the 2014 European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Annual Congress by Crescendo Bioscience has added upon earlier retrospective data supporting the clinical utility of the company's Vectra DA test in measuring disease activity and predicting joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis patients.

Presentations also provided the first evidence that the multi-protein biomarker test may also be able to predict response to different second-line therapies in patients who appear, clinically, to be unresponsive to methotrexate.

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