Dan Norton Associate Director, Product Management Personalis Earns Top Spot in The Scientist’s Top 10 Innovations of 2022 On December 12, Personalis announced that its personalized cancer assay, NeXT Personal®, earned the top spot on The Scientist’s Top 10 Innovations of 2022 list, which highlights instruments, assays, technologies, and [...]
The use of genomics in immuno-oncology is really exploding,” remarked Richard Chen, M.D., chief scientific officer at Personalis, a precision-medicine company utilizing next-generation sequencing-based clinical diagnostics.
In a report in Genome Medicine last week, researchers from human genome sequencing firm Personalis shared results from their comparison of different tools for translating genomic variant data into a syntax that can be referenced across legacy transcriptomic or proteomic reports. Overall, they found there was "significant inconsistency," both from tool to tool and in comparison to existing databases.
Personalis to support ongoing research efforts to demonstrate that Argos’ lead product candidate, rocapuldencel-T, specifically targets patients’ tumor-specific neoantigens without the need to identify them first.
"This effort will help us continue to hone the neoantigen prediction methods we are using in our neoantigen-based personalized cancer vaccines partnerships and immunotherapy diagnostics," Dr. Richard Chen, Personalis' chief scientific officer said in an email to the San Francisco Business Times. "This work has the potential to be truly transformative.”
Quest Diagnostics to Enhance Diagnosis of Pediatric Neurological Disorders with Exclusive Whole Exome Sequencing from Personalis
Proprietary Neurome™ service provides insight into the genetic causes of neurological disorders so parents and health care providers can develop personalized care strategies