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The firm is exploring whether the regimen may work for subgroups of patients with high TMB based on promising signals from the current failed analysis.

The first prospective study of BRAF-mutated cholangiocarcinoma showed a 51 percent response rate among patients treated with Novartis' Tafinlar and Mekinist.

In two studies, researchers showed the benefit of combining Tecentriq, Cotellic, and Zelboraf and sticking with continuous versus intermittent dosing of targeted drugs.

A new study suggests that colorectal cancers increase their mutation rate to dodge treatment in a manner that mirrors microbial resistance mechanisms.

While the oncology field moves toward NGS panel testing, the drugmaker has launched a program subsidizing single-gene testing for advanced melanoma patients.

The so-called universal CDx approved by the FDA can gauge alterations across multiple genes associated with response to three lung cancer treatments. 

The study showed that targeted sequencing was feasible, identified many clinically relevant alterations, and directed effective targeted therapy in several cases.