This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Genomic Health To Address One Of The Most Significant Needs In Men's Health With The Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer Test

Stocks in this article: GHDX

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced that the clinical trial results validating its biopsy-based Oncotype DX® prostate cancer test will be presented by investigators from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) in an oral session at the American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting on May 8, 2013 in San Diego.  The presentation will also include the results of previously conducted development studies lead by Cleveland Clinic where researchers evaluated more than 700 patients and 700 candidate genes to select the genes for this test.

To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/60932-genomic-health-clinical-trial-results-oncotype-dx-prostate-cancer-test-aua

(Photo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130403/MM87520LOGO)

The Oncotype DX prostate cancer test is designed to address one of the most significant needs in men's health by providing physicians and patients with a new way to assess the aggressiveness of a man's prostate cancer to enable a better informed course of care.

AUA Oral Presentation Details:

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2013, 8:00-10:00 a.m. Pacific Time
  • Oral Presentation: "Development and validation of the biopsy-based genomic prostate score (GPS) as a predictor of high grade or extracapsular prostate cancer to improve patient selection for active surveillance" (Abstract #2131)
  • Presenter: Matthew R. Cooperberg, M.D., Assistant Professor of Urology; Epidemiology & Biostatistics, UCSF
  • Session Title: Prostate Cancer: Markers (I)
  • Location: San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive, Room 1

Dr. Cooperberg and his colleagues at UCSF will present the important results of this independent, prospectively-designed clinical validation study that evaluated the Oncotype DX test in prostate needle biopsy specimens.  

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!

Markets

DOW 17,356.87 +288.00 1.69%
S&P 500 2,012.89 +40.15 2.04%
NASDAQ 4,644.3120 +96.4780 2.12%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs