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WuXi licenses Foundation's cancer genomics test

October 23, 2014 2:50 AM UTC

Foundation Medicine Inc. (NASDAQ:FMI) has licensed the laboratory component of its FoundationOne genomic profiling test for solid tumors to WuXi PharmaTech Inc. (NYSE:WX). Oncologists use the laboratory-developed test to identify patients' somatically altered genes and match them with targeted therapies and clinical trials. WuXi's Genome Center in Shanghai, the only CLIA-certified lab in China, will offer the test to companies conducting clinical trials in the country. The companies did not disclose financial terms. ...