Aster Avatar

Aster Avatar is the best-in-class, deepest multimodal dataset available for supporting discovery research and clinical development across oncology therapeutics and diagnostics.

Clinical Data

Longitudinal clinical data provides unparalleled visibility into patient treatment patters and outcomes. Select elements updated monthly, with full data refreshes every 6 months across 325 data elements

  • Demographics
  • Medical History
  • Cancer Risk Factors
  • Physical Assessments
  • Laboratory
  • Tumor Markers
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Staging
  • Medications
  • Surgeries/Biopsies
  • Radiotherapy
  • Biologics
  • Outcomes

Molecular Data

Rich and deep molecular data, custom built for oncology discovery. Sequencing data available for treatment naïve, post-treatment, primary, metastatic, and serial samples.

Tumor / Germline Whole Exome Sequencing

  • ~20,000 genes sequenced at 300X and enhanced coverage of oncogenes and intronic regions

Tumor Whole Transcriptome Sequencing

  • Whole transcriptome RNA-sequencing for all known protein-coding genes

Digital Pathology

H&E stained 20x or 40x pathology images linked with AI-powered* insights from a proprietary panel of 600+ histopathology features

  • Total area of tumor tissue
  • Total number of lymphocytes
  • Density of lymphocytes in cancer stroma
  • Number of lymphocytes in proximity to cancer cells
  • Spatial distribution of tumor infiltrating lymphocytes
  • and more

Abstractor and QC checked for lineage validation, correlated metadata and highest quality. *In partnership.

Our solutions are based on scientific and clinical intelligence and strengthened by our unique partnership with patients, academia, and industry. We empower our partners to uncover new targets and biomarkers, enhance cancer detection, deepen our understanding of new treatments, accelerate clinical trials, and more.

Some example use cases utilizing Avatar include:

  • Target and biomarker identification and validation
  • Mechanisms of resistance
  • Indication strategy and expansion
  • Retrospective research studies
  • Prospective research studies
  • Clinical trial development

Avatar is continually growing and updated, representing lifetime consented patient data from 19 academic cancer centers across the United States. Our deep collaborations with the Oncology Research Information Exchange Network® (ORIEN), enables prospective data generation, proactive cohort targeting, pan-systems insights across diverse patient populations, and unique insights unlike any other research solution available on the market.

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