NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Perlegen Sciences intends to release its first diagnostic product, which is focused on stratifying risk and diagnosing breast cancer, during the first half of 2009, CEO Bryan Walser said on Thursday at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference here.
 
The panel will contain eight single nucleotide polymorphisms, five of which are exclusive to Perlegen. The firm believes that its panel will have utility in both risk stratification as well as helping to guide treatment selection after diagnosis.
 

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