Circulating tumor DNA detection in stage III colon cancer patients after surgery and adjuvant chemotherapy coincided with a rise in recurrence risk.
Researchers have shown that the use of antibiotics in the weeks leading up to immunotherapy may lessen a patients' response to the treatment.
The company has collected initial evidence for an algorithmic method to predict immunotherapy response, and is studying its technology in treatment monitoring.
The Voyage study is designed to enroll more than 150,000 people and will follow participants for at least seven years.
Informaticians from Georgetown and other major cancer centers expect their technology to bring precision oncology services to community hospitals and clinics.
In KEYNOTE-522, early-stage TNBC patients on the immunotherapy and chemotherapy combination benefitted regardless of their PD-L1 expression status.
In one of its partnerships, Gestalt will work to integrate Flagship Bioscience's machine learning tools to enable cancer biomarker detection.
The firm hopes to return fewer VUS in its test reports and to accelerate the resolution of uncertain results issued to patients in that past.
Data from more than 11,800 women with breast cancer suggested unselected BRCA1, BRCA2, and PALB2 testing is cost-effective for UK and US payors and societies.
The company operates three subsidiaries including Helomics, which provides tumor-analysis services for treatment personalization and new drug development.