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Grail Galleri testing proving to have high false positive rates

Grail Galleri testing proving to have high false positive rates

Last year, Grail reported that 44.6% of patients with positive test results on Galleri actually had cancer. Galleri is a multi-cancer early detection test. However, in the latest analysis, the figure, known as the positive predictive value, has fallen to 38.0%. ...

How can you spot fraudulently recruited COVIDera Hereditary Cancer Tests?

How can you spot fraudulently recruited COVIDera Hereditary Cancer Tests?

𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗹𝗮𝗿𝗴𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗵𝗲𝗮𝗹𝘁𝗵 𝗰𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗳𝗿𝗮𝘂𝗱 𝘀𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗺𝗲𝘀 𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗿 𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗴𝗲𝗱 𝗯𝘆 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗨𝗦 𝗗𝗲𝗽𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗼𝗳 𝗝𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗲 𝘄𝗮𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗚𝗘𝗡𝗘𝗧𝗜𝗖 𝗧𝗘𝗦𝗧𝗜𝗡𝗚! Variations of 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗳𝗿𝗮𝘂𝗱 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗼𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗻𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝘄𝗶𝗱𝗲, and so severe that the US HHS Office of Inspector General maintains a website, with a professionally...

FDA Control of Laboratory Developed Tests (LDTs) Building Momentum with VALID Act

FDA Control of Laboratory Developed Tests (LDTs) Building Momentum with VALID Act

--------------- 𝗙𝗗𝗔 𝗢𝗩𝗘𝗥𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗛𝗧 𝗡𝗘𝗘𝗗𝗘𝗗 𝗦𝗢 𝗟𝗔𝗕 𝗧𝗘𝗦𝗧𝗦 𝗗𝗢 𝗠𝗢𝗥𝗘 𝗚𝗢𝗢𝗗 𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗡 𝗛𝗔𝗥𝗠  𝐓𝐡𝐞 Center for Genomic Interpretation (CGI) 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝗩𝗔𝗟𝗜𝗗 (𝗩𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗳𝘆𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗔𝗰𝗰𝘂𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗲, 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴-𝗲𝗱𝗴𝗲 𝗜𝗩𝗖𝗧 𝗗𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗹𝗼𝗽𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁) 𝗔𝗰𝘁. This bill was introduced in Congress in December 2018, but is picking...