Biomarker Development from Discovery Through Companion Diagnostic Commercialization, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

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In this free webinar, the featured speakers will discuss In vitro and in vivo systems approaches to biomarker discovery and early clinical studies and application of data to establish biological plausibility. Attendees will learn about biomarker transition through development, validation of clinical utility and approval as a companion diagnostic as well as approaches and timing to establish readiness for commercial testing in the US.

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Increasingly, biomarkers play a key role in therapeutic development programs and have been shown to improve drug approval success rates by nearly three-fold.

Increasingly, biomarkers play a key role in therapeutic development programs and have been shown to improve drug approval success rates by nearly three-fold. Some biomarkers transition to become a companion diagnostic and as such, are a required test for prescribing a specific therapy. In this webinar, we’ll focus on the development journey of a biomarker from early discovery, through clinical development and ultimately to an approved, commercially available companion diagnostic test. We’ll present the example of and experience with the recently approved therascreen® FGFR mutation companion diagnostic assay which is used to assess the eligibility of patients with urothelial cancer for treatment with the newly approved FGFR kinase inhibitor, BALVERSA™ (erdafitinib).

Join Suso Platero, PhD, Global Leader Precision Medicine and Head Biomarker Solution Center, Covance and Jennifer Quigley, Director, Oncology Product Commercialization, LabCorp in a live webinar on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 11am EDT (4pm BST/UK).

For more information or to register for this event, visit Biomarker Development from Discovery Through Companion Diagnostic Commercialization.

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Sydney Perelmutter
Tel: +1 (416) 977-6555 x 352
Email: sperelmutter@xtalks.com

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