EGFR Biomarkers News and reporting on EGFR biomarkers. Genecast to Evaluate Liquid Biopsy EGFR Mutation Test in Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer The firm hopes its qPCR-based liquid biopsy test could help identify early-stage NSCLC patients eligible for adjuvant or neoadjuvant anti-EGFR TKI treatment. Liquid Biopsy-Guided EGFR Rechallenge Therapy Shows Benefit for Colorectal Cancer Patients The first interventional trial to use ctDNA to recruit eligible patients for this treatment showed 30 percent observable responses and more than 60 percent disease control. FDA Approves Janssen's Rybrevant, Guardant360 CDx for EGFR Exon 20-Mutated NSCLC The agency approved amivantamab for non-small cell lung cancer patients harboring EGFR exon 20 mutations, as detected by Guardant Health's blood-based test. Biocept, Protean BioDiagnostics Team up to Study EGFR Assay in Lung Cancer The partners will research the ability of Biocept's Target Selector molecular assay to determine EGFR status in non-small cell lung cancer patients. Roche EGFR Mutation Test Approved by FDA as Companion Diagnostic for NSCLC Roche's real-time PCR test detects defined mutations of the epidermal growth factor receptor gene in DNA from non-small cell lung cancer patients. Jul 8, 2020 Guardant Health to Develop Liquid Biopsy Companion Diagnostic for Janssen NSCLC Therapy Jun 17, 2020 Stilla Positions Six-Color Digital PCR System for Use in Oncology, Virology, GMO Testing Premium Apr 27, 2020 Amid COVID-19, Lower Cancer Diagnosis Rates Mean Fewer Patients Getting Molecular Tests, Treatment Premium Apr 19, 2020 Despite FDA Guidance, CDx Providers Still Have Challenges in Seeking 'Therapeutic Group' Indication Premium Feb 13, 2020 Genetron Health Obtains Regulatory Approval in China for NGS Instrument, Lung Cancer Panel Jan 22, 2020 Biocartis, AstraZeneca Expand Lung Cancer Biomarker Study With Master Collaboration Agreement Nov 21, 2019 Extrachromosomal Oncogene Amplification Involves Rearrangement of Regulatory Elements Sep 23, 2019 Global Survey Reveals Suboptimal Molecular Testing Access in Lung Cancer Despite Broad Guidelines Premium Aug 5, 2019 IncellDx Inks Chinese Collaboration, Distribution Agreements Jul 23, 2019 China's NMPA Extends Approval for Roche Cobas EGFR Mutation Test v2 to Plasma Samples Jul 18, 2019 Inivata to Test Liquid Biopsy Against Tissue Sequencing in French Prospective Clinical Trial Apr 10, 2019 Foundation Medicine, Flatiron Health Publish Clinical Validity of Clinico-Genomics Database Mar 4, 2019 Colon Cancer Patients Could Benefit From HER2 EGFR Non-Response Findings, Investigators Say Premium Jan 24, 2019 Memorial Sloan Kettering Using Cerebral Spinal Fluid Liquid Biopsy, Sequencing to Track Glioma Evolution Premium Jan 16, 2019 Qiagen EGFR Assay Approved in Japan as CDx to Pfizer NSCLC Drug Nov 29, 2018 Biocartis, AstraZeneca Partner on European Lung Cancer Biomarker Study Nov 20, 2018 EZLife, UCLA Team Aim to Expand EGFR Lung Cancer Assay Into RUO Offering Premium Nov 8, 2018 Biocartis Microsatellite Instability Assay Validated by MSKCC, Dartmouth Researchers Premium Oct 31, 2018 Lung Cancer Panel From PlexBio Receives CE Mark Oct 30, 2018 Precision Oncology Highlights From ESMO 2018 Load More Breaking News Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: CDC, Bio-Rad, 10x Genomics, PerkinElmer, and More InterVenn Biosciences Closes $201M Series C Round Abcam to Acquire Life Science Research Tool Firm BioVision for $340M Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.