NOV 09, 2017 1:30 PM PST

The Development and Commercialization of Robust Circulating DNA and RNA Tests

Speaker
  • Director, Molecular Development at Biodesix
    Biography
      Dr. Mellert is a Director within the Biodesix Development group. She has a background in molecular cancer biology and experience leading teams in the development and commercialization of blood-based diagnostic tests under CAP/CLIA and NYS CLEP. Dr. Mellert has played a leading role in the support of GeneStrat including the launch of EML4-ALK, ROS1 and RET fusion tests out of blood. She continues to focus her efforts on bringing relevant and actionable information to physicians in the academic and community setting. Dr. Mellert received her Ph.D from the University of Pennsylvania and post-doctoral training at the University of Colorado. She has received a number of awards including the American Cancer Society Post-doctoral fellowship.

    Abstract

    The GeneStrat® Genomic Test is a blood-based series of ddPCR tests for DNA (EGFR, KRAS, BRAF) and multiplexed assays for RNA variants (EML4-ALK, ROS1, RET).  In this report we will update on test and specimen collection kit design considerations, feasibility and product development studies. We will report on post-launch test performance using the included nucleic acid preserving blood collection tubes.


    Show Resources
    You May Also Like
    AUG 25, 2020 8:00 AM PDT
    C.E. CREDITS
    AUG 25, 2020 8:00 AM PDT
    DATE: August 25, 2020 TIME: 8:00am PDT, 10:00am CDT, 11:00am EDT Recombinant lentivirus (LV) and adeno-associated virus (AAV) are critical components of cell and gene therapies, which show g...
    AUG 18, 2020 10:00 AM PDT
    C.E. CREDITS
    AUG 18, 2020 10:00 AM PDT
    DATE: August 18, 2020 TIME: 10:00am PT Get deeper understanding of gene expression patterns by using assays that retain spatial organization at single cell resolution! Come learn about the n...
    NOV 16, 2020 8:00 AM PST
    C.E. CREDITS
    NOV 16, 2020 8:00 AM PST
    Date: November 16, 2020 Time: 8:00am (PST), 11:00am (EST) CRISPR screening has become the prime discovery tool in modern biomedical research and drug discovery. At the same time, most screen...
    JUL 22, 2020 10:00 AM PDT
    C.E. CREDITS
    JUL 22, 2020 10:00 AM PDT
    DATE: July 23, 2020 TIME: 10:00 am PDT The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has taken a toll on many sectors of the medical community. As the pandemic took a grip on the laboratory, the need for diagnost...
    DEC 15, 2020 10:00 AM PST
    Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
    C.E. CREDITS
    DEC 15, 2020 10:00 AM PST
    Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
    DATE: December 15, 2020 TIME: 10:00am PST Scientists from Thermo Fisher Scientific will walk us through the world of microorganisms. They will discuss their most recent research on viruses,...
    DEC 02, 2020 8:00 AM PST
    Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
    C.E. CREDITS
    DEC 02, 2020 8:00 AM PST
    Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
    DATE: December 2nd, 2020 TIME: 08:00am PDT, 11:00pm EDT Bioreactors and shakers are used to cultivate microorganisms, plant, insect, and mammalian cells in different volumes. Upscaling of pr...
    Loading Comments...
    Show Resources