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Targeted Therapies Have Most Clinically Useful Biomarker Labeling

This article was originally published in Pharmaceutical Approvals Monthly

Executive Summary

Pharmacogenetic biomarkers for molecularly targeted therapies are supported by considerably better evidence that they improve patient outcomes than biomarkers in labeling of untargeted drugs, but a JAMA study still found that half of biomarkers in label lacked convincing evidence of clinical utility.

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