ThyGenX and ThyraMIR

The ThyGenX and ThyraMIR markers can be used to help determine if indeterminate nodules are likely to be malignant

 

ThyGenX® and ThyraMIR™ are a Panel of molecular markers which improves preoperative diagnostic accuracy for patients with indeterminate thyroid nodules. In addition, the panel can aid in the characterization of malignancy. The panel consists of analytically validated molecular markers and utilizes fine needle aspirate (FNA) specimens. The Thyroid panel is a molecular diagnostic tool utilizing DNA and RNA based markers (BRAF, RAS, RET/PTC and PAX-8-PPARy). Multiple peer-reviewed scientific studies have shown that the mutations and genetic rearrangements, assayed by the panel, correlate with malignant thyroid nodules. Therefore, the panel can aid physicians in diagnosis and patient management decisions.

 


 

 

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