RET FDA Approves Thermo Fisher Scientific CDx for Genentech's Gavreto in NSCLC Patients With RET Fusions Thermo Fisher said the assay is the first and, so far, only FDA-approved test of its kind for a targeted treatment for RET fusion-positive NSCLC. Thermo Fisher Scientific, Eli Lilly to Develop CDx for RET Inhibitor The firms plan to use Thermo Fisher's Oncomine Dx Target test to identify cancer patients with RET alterations who might benefit from Lilly's LOXO-292. AmoyDx, Premia Partner With Loxo on Genetic Testing for Cancer Therapy AmoyDx and Premia will provide large-scale cancer patient screening in Asia to support Loxo-292 RET inhibitor clinical development. Thermo Fisher Scientific Oncomine Dx Target Test Gets Expanded Regulatory Approval in Japan The NGS assay is designed to help physicians to identify non-small cell lung cancer patients who may benefit from eight targeted therapies. Lung-MAP Trial Expands to Include All Advanced NSCLC Patients, Plans Liquid Biopsy Screening Premium Researchers will first compare liquid with tissue-based tumor profiling before implementing it as a way to enroll patients into the targeted drug trials. Jan 29, 2019 AmoyDx, Sanomics Ink Deal for Multigene Mutation Detection Kit Oct 31, 2018 Lung Cancer Panel From PlexBio Receives CE Mark Apr 10, 2018 Illumina, Loxo Oncology to Develop Pan-Cancer Companion Diagnostic Mar 26, 2014 Exelixis Gains European Cometriq Nod with Note about Low Response in Non-RET Mutated MTC Patients Premium Nov 30, 2011 CHMP Recommends Caprelsa Approval in EU on Condition AstraZeneca Conducts PGx Trial Premium Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.