Next-generation sequencing: FDA offers guidance to streamline path to market
The FDA on Thursday finalized two guidance documents related to next-generation sequencing (NGS) and drafted new guidance on investigational in vitro diagnostics (IVDs) in oncology trials – all of which offer recommendations to provide test developers with a more efficient path to market.
The finalized guidance documents provide NGS test developers with recommendations for designing, developing and validating tests, as well as using genetic variant databases to support clinical validity.
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