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Castle Biosciences Announces Data Presentations at the Association for Molecular Pathology 2016 Annual Meeting with Gene Expression Profile Tests for Uveal and Cutaneous Melanoma

Friendswood, TX – November 14, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced results from studies evaluating clinical experience with gene expression profile (GEP) tests DecisionDx®-Melanoma and DecisionDx®-UM. In the studies, both GEP tests demonstrated a high technical success rate with robust, reproducible and reliable performance. The data were presented in poster sessions at the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) 2016 Annual Meeting, which was held ... Read More

Castle Biosciences Announces Data Presentation at the Society for Melanoma Research 2016 Congress Demonstrating Clinical Impact of DecisionDx-Melanoma Test Results on Patient Management

Friendswood, TX – November 10, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced results from a study evaluating the clinical impact of its gene expression profile (GEP) test DecisionDx®-Melanoma on patient management decisions. The test uses tumor biology to provide an individual risk of recurrence in cutaneous (skin) melanoma patients. The data were presented in a poster session at the Society for Melanoma Research 2016 Congress, ... Read More

Castle Biosciences Announces Launch of New Eye Cancer Test to Measure Expression of PRAME Gene

Friendswood, TX – October 10, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced the launch of DecisionDx®-PRAME, a gene expression profile (GEP) test designed to measure gene expression levels of PRAME (Preferentially Expressed Antigen in Melanoma). PRAME expression has been associated with an increased risk of metastasis in patients diagnosed with uveal melanoma (eye cancer). Castle Biosciences is now offering the DecisionDx-PRAME test as an optional ... Read More

Study Results with Castle Biosciences’ Uveal Melanoma Gene Expression Test Published in Journal of Oncology

Friendswood, TX—August 10, 2016—Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced the publication of clinical data on DecisionDx®-UM, its gene expression profile (GEP) test to predict metastasis in patients diagnosed with uveal melanoma (UM). The paper, “Clinical Performance and Management Outcomes with the DecisionDx-UM Gene Expression Profile Test in a Prospective Multicenter Study” was recently published in the Journal of Oncology. The prospective, multicenter CLEAR (Clinical Application of ... Read More

Castle Biosciences Announces New Clinical Data to be Presented at ASCO 2016 Confirming Performance of DecisionDx-UM Gene Expression Profile (GEP) Test in Uveal Melanoma

Friendswood, TX—May 19, 2016—Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced new clinical data on DecisionDx®-UM, its gene expression profile (GEP) test to predict metastasis in patients diagnosed with uveal melanoma. The new data will be highlighted in a presentation at the 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting being held in Chicago, IL from June 3-7. In a poster presentation titled, “A Prospective, Multi-Center Study ... Read More

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Know your TYPE, Know your RISK
You’ve just been diagnosed with uveal melanoma, and it’s important to know that there is a test that can identify your tumor type—and the risk of your cancer spreading.

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GETTING TESTED       Timing is Critical
To know your tumor type and risk, a biopsy must be taken BEFORE radiation treatment.

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Use this discussion guide to talk to your doctor about the genomic test to learn your tumor type, or CLASS.

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