AmoyDx® Pan Lung Cancer PCR Panel Receives MHLW Approval as Companion Diagnostic for TEPMETKO®

TOKYO and XIAMEN, August 17, 2021 -- Riken Genesis Co., Ltd., Amoy Diagnostics Co., Ltd., (“AmoyDx”) and Precision Medicine Asia Co., Ltd. (“PREMIA”) today announced that the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) has approved the AmoyDx® Pan Lung Cancer PCR Panel (the “AmoyDx PLC Panel”) as a companion diagnostic for TEPMETKO® (tepotinib) a Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany product that received approval by the Japanese MHLW in March 2020. TEPMETKO (tepotinib) is approved for use in patients with unresectable, advanced or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer with MET gene exon 14 skipping alterations.


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