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Columbia University Medical Center and Rosetta Genomics Announce Columbia University's Submission of the First Cancer Diagnostic Test Based on Rosetta Genomics Proprietary MicroRNA Technology for Approval to the New York State Department of Health Clinica
Date:4/3/2008

ons has shown that two blinded expert observers, when asked to give an independent histological classification of NSCLC agreed only 74.7 percent of the time. Furthermore, sensitivity for squamous cell carcinoma was only 70.9 percent(2). A second study(3) looking at classification of squamous cell carcinoma showed that 40 percent of samples diagnosed as squamous cell lung cancer at regional labs were later reclassified as other lung cancers at central labs.

The ability of physicians to accurately differentiate squamous (scalelike) from non-squamous NSCLC is an important treatment guide. Bevacizumab(4), an angiogenesis inhibitor and an important new modality of therapy for non-squamous NSCLC, includes a black-box warning about substantially higher rates of severe or fatal hemorrhage among patients with squamous NSCLC histology compared with non-squamous NSCLC.

Currently, an estimated 60,000 patients per year are potential candidates for targeted therapy with Avastin(TM), a market available angiogenesis inhibitor, in the United States.

Rosetta Genomics expects two additional tests based on its microRNA technology to be validated and submitted for regulatory approval during the second half of 2008 by laboratories in the United States. One test is designed to differentiate mesothelioma, an asbestos-associated cancer that develops in the pleura, from adenocarcinomas that either arise in the lung or spread to the lung and pleura from other sites. Another test is designed to identify the origin of a metastasis in patients presenting with cancer of unknown primary (CUP) origin.

About microRNAs

MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are recently discovered, naturally occurring, small RNAs that act as master regulators and have the potential to form the basis for a new class of diagnostics and therapeutics. Since many diseases are caused by the abnormal activity of proteins, the ability to selectively regulate protein activity through microRNAs could provide the
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