DermTech has developed a proprietary process to extract RNA from skin tissue samples collected non-invasively, using an adhesive patch. Test goal was to see if consumer uptake would work.
Is it melanoma? Find out without a surgical biopsy! Test for melanoma without a painful, surgical biopsy.
Extremely positive consumer reaction. 70% self-identified as symptomatic.
Even in rare disease state (176,000 in US), able to locate and educate sample size