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August 25, 2014
08:10 EDTTROVTrovagene presents urine-based HPV assay clinical results
Trovagene announced that results from two independent clinical studies were presented at the 29th International Papillomavirus Conference. Results from both pilot studies consistently demonstrated that the company's urine-based assay for the detection of high-risk HPV had high sensitivity for identifying women with high grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. Assay performance was comparable to traditional HPV testing with commercially available tests in patient-matched cervical samples. In one of these studies, urine collection has been examined to establish standardization of urine as a clinical specimen for high-risk HPV testing. In an oral presentation entitled "Evaluation of Two Urine-Based HPV Assays In Comparison to Cervical HPV Detection and High-Grade CIN Among Women Attending a Colposcopy Clinic," results from a population-based National Cancer Institute study, conducted at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, were released. A second presentation entitled "A Comparison of Urine Collection Times for the Detection of High-Risk HPV Infection in Women" included results from a study conducted at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The company said, "The positive study results presented at the IPV Conference are very encouraging as we continue to conduct clinical studies to evaluate the performance of our urine-based high-risk HPV assay as a viable alternative to conventional HPV testing from a cervical specimen. A significantly larger, blinded study which compares sensitivity of detecting high-risk HPV in patients with CIN2/3 in urine versus cervical samples is ongoing and results will be reported by 1Q15."
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