This update serves to clarify Trevor Hawkins' title. He is senior vice president of development and new business initiatives in the discovery systems business, not vice president of business development.

NEW YORK, April 8 (GenomeWeb News) - GE will continue to support the genomics technologies that were developed under the discovery systems and protein-separations flags of Amersham Biosciences, a top GE official told GenomeWeb News today.

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360Dx reports that the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services would cover next-generation sequencing-based cancer panel tests.

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