SAN DIEGO, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV), a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that it will be presenting at the Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference 2016, highlighting clinical performance of the Company's Precision Cancer Monitoring® (PCM) technology and how high sensitivity and the ability to quantitate mutational load translates into clinical applications for treating late-stage cancer patients. Vlada Melnikova, M.D., Ph.D., will deliver the presentation on March 10, 2016 at 12:15 p.m. (PST) in San Francisco, CA. The presentation, entitled Pharmacodynamic Assessment of Drug Response by Monitoring Mutational Load in Urinary Circulating Tumor DNA, will feature data from clinical studies in both lung and pancreatic cancer.
"We believe that the superb clinical performance of our technology platform provides competitive advantages and enables medically relevant applications of our non-invasive cancer monitoring assays using circulating tumor DNA," stated Antonius Schuh, Ph.D., chief executive officer of Trovagene. "Our presentation at the Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference will illustrate some of these applications and the ability to generate clinically actionable information to assist physicians in the personalized treatment of cancer patients."
Slides from the presentation will be made available on Trovagene's website at http://trovagene.investorroom.com/events after the presentation has been delivered at the conference.
About Trovagene, Inc.
Headquartered in San Diego, California, Trovagene is leveraging its proprietary technology for the detection and monitoring of cell-free DNA in urine. The Company's technology detects and quantitates oncogene mutations in cancer patients for improved disease management. Trovagene's precision cancer monitoring platform is designed to provide important clinical information beyond the current standard of care, and is protected by significant intellectual property including multiple issued patents and pending patent applications globally.
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