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Data From Clinical Study of bioTheranostics Molecular Diagnostic Test Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
Date:6/1/2009

mpared the THEROS CancerTYPE ID cancer type predictions to the actual primary sites previously identified for each patient.

Among the 20 samples that were appropriate for testing, 15 site-of-origin predictions (75 percent) provided by the THEROS CancerTYPE ID test were accurate based on the actual clinical diagnoses. In contrast, traditional diagnostic methods often fail to properly diagnose unknown cancers even after extensive work-up that could cost up to $18,000.(2)

"Cancers of unknown primary origin present unique and significant challenges to both medical professionals and patients," said Richard Ding, bioTheransotics chief executive officer. "As the clinical validity and utility of molecular diagnostic tests such as the THEROS CancerTYPE ID continue to be demonstrated in clinical studies, we are eager to work with the oncology and pathology communities to integrate molecular diagnostic tools into routine cancer diagnosis."

The abstract, "Unknown Primary Cancer (UPC): Accuracy of Tissue of Origin Prediction by Molecular Profiling" is available online at the ASCO Web site, www.abstract.asco.org.

About bioTheranostics

bioTheranostics discovers, develops and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests for cancer patients. Leveraging its unique expertise in genomic profiling and proprietary algorithms, bioTheranostics provides innovative tests to the oncology community that help drive personalized treatment. The company operates a CLIA-certified, CAP-accredited diagnostic service laboratory in San Diego, CA to perform its proprietary molecular diagnostic tests: THEROS CancerTYPE ID(R), a molecular cancer classifier particularly helpful for patients diagnosed with primary or metastatic cancer where the origin is uncertain or unknown; and the THEROS Breast Cancer Index(SM), a combination of THEROS H/I(SM) (HOXB13:
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