Inivata to Open Clinical Labs in North Carolina and UK With First ctDNA Test for NSCLC | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Startup liquid biopsy firm Inivata plans to open two new clinical laboratories — a CLIA-certified lab in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina and an ISO-accredited lab in Cambridge, UK — later in the second quarter, CEO Michael Stocum told GenomeWeb this week.

In addition, he said that the firm has completed the analytical validation of its 35-gene next-generation sequencing-based circulating tumor DNA assay and is conducting clinical validation studies, which it expects to complete in about one year.

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