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Castle Biosciences’ DecisionDx-Melanoma Test Shown to be a Significant Predictor of Distant Metastasis in Elderly Patients with Melanoma

Friendswood, TX–March 20, 2017– Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced that studies evaluating the prognostic performance and clinical impact of the DecisionDx®-Melanoma gene expression profile (GEP) test, including a cohort of elderly patients and four independent studies, were presented during the 70th Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer … Read More


Study Demonstrates that DecisionDx-Melanoma Test Improves Identification of High Risk Skin Melanoma When Used with AJCC Outcome Prediction Tool

Friendswood, TX – January 23, 2017 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced the publication of results from a study comparing and combining risk prediction using DecisionDx®-Melanoma, the Company’s gene expression profile (GEP) test used to predict risk of metastasis in cutaneous melanoma (CM) patients, and … Read More


Castle Biosciences to Present at the Piper Jaffray 28th Annual Healthcare Conference

Friendswood, TX – November 22, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced that Derek Maetzold, President and CEO, will be presenting at the Piper Jaffray 28th Annual Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 at 4:50 p.m. EST in New York.
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Castle Biosciences Announces Data Presentations at the Association for Molecular Pathology 2016 Annual Meeting with Gene Expression Profile Tests for Uveal and Cutaneous Melanoma

Friendswood, TX – November 14, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced results from studies evaluating clinical experience with gene expression profile (GEP) tests DecisionDx®-Melanoma and DecisionDx®-UM. In the studies, both GEP tests demonstrated a high technical success rate with robust, reproducible and reliable performance. … Read More


Castle Biosciences Announces Data Presentation at the Society for Melanoma Research 2016 Congress Demonstrating Clinical Impact of DecisionDx-Melanoma Test Results on Patient Management

Friendswood, TX – November 10, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced results from a study evaluating the clinical impact of its gene expression profile (GEP) test DecisionDx®-Melanoma on patient management decisions. The test uses tumor biology to provide an individual risk of recurrence in … Read More


In the Lab: A Conversation with Federico Monzon, M.D., President-elect, AMP

Federico Monzon, M.D., chief medical officer of Castle Biosciences, entered the pathology field in the early 2000s and was among the first professionals to enjoy formal accredited recognition as a molecular pathologist. In that time his work has taken him from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Houston Methodist Hospital, and Baylor College of Medicine to … Read More


Castle Biosciences Announces Launch of New Eye Cancer Test to Measure Expression of PRAME Gene

Friendswood, TX – October 10, 2016 – Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced the launch of DecisionDx®-PRAME, a gene expression profile (GEP) test designed to measure gene expression levels of PRAME (Preferentially Expressed Antigen in Melanoma). PRAME expression has been associated with an increased risk of … Read More


Study Results with Castle Biosciences’ Uveal Melanoma Gene Expression Test Published in Journal of Oncology

Friendswood, TX—August 10, 2016—Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced the publication of clinical data on DecisionDx®-UM, its gene expression profile (GEP) test to predict metastasis in patients diagnosed with uveal melanoma (UM). The paper, “Clinical Performance and Management Outcomes with the DecisionDx-UM Gene Expression Profile Test … Read More