PHILADELPHIA and REHOVOT, Israel, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostics, announces that the Company will have a significant presence at the upcoming American Society of Clinical Oncologists Annual Meeting (ASCO 2013) taking place at the McCormick Convention Center in Chicago from May 31-June 4, 2013.
Rosetta Genomics' Cancer Testing Services will be highlighted in an "Industry Expert Theater Presentation," which is a series of hour-long presentations from industry leaders sharing the latest in oncology practices, products, services and technologies*. Kenneth A. Berlin , Rosetta Genomics' President and Chief Executive Officer, and E. Robert Wassman , MD, FAAP, FACMG, Rosetta Genomics' Chief Medical Officer, will deliver a presentation entitled, "Application of microRNAs in Oncology Diagnostics," on Saturday, June 1st at 3:00 p.m. in the Oncology Professionals Hall. During this presentation, Dr. Wassman will showcase the Rosetta Cancer Origin Test™ (formally miRview® mets2) featuring case studies of patients with Cancer of Unknown or Uncertain Primary (CUP) impacted by test results, and data from extensive validation studies utilizing samples from real CUP patients, which demonstrated a high level of concordance with the predictions made by leading CUP centers.
"I am excited to have the opportunity to reinforce the fact that, for physicians, patients, and their families, a diagnosis of Cancer of Unknown Primary in many cases is no longer acceptable. It is not a matter of whether to use microRNA profiling, but when to use it," added Dr. Wassman.
|SOURCE Rosetta Genomics Ltd.|
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved