Before she was Foundation Medicine‘s (NSDQ:FMI) chief business executive, Melanie Nallicheri was as an advisor to an ongoing project at the Cleveland Clinic, where she was witness to the power of personalized cancer treatment. Her team was caring for a patient with glioblastoma – an extremely aggressive form of brain cancer with a median survival time […]
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Foundation Medicine (NSDQ:FMI) today launched the first FDA-approved comprehensive genomic profiling assay for all solid tumors in the U.S. The test, FoundationOne CDx, is designed to detect specific genomic alterations and help doctors make personalized treatment decisions for their patients. The assay looks for genomic changes in 324 genes that are known to promote cancer […]
From Guardant suing Foundation Medicine to Interson receiving 510(k) clearance for ultrasound probes, here are medtech stories we missed this week but thought were still worth mentioning. 1. Guardant levels false advertising suit against Foundation Medicine Guardant Health announced in a June 22 press release that it has filed a lawsuit against Foundation Medicine for […]