NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Victorian Clinical Genetics Services, a genetic testing subsidiary of the Murdoch Children's Research Institute in Melbourne, Australia, has struck a deal with Illumina for non-invasive prenatal testing.

Under the agreement, VCGS will develop its own non-invasive prenatal test using Illumina's sequencing technology, which it will begin offering in early 2015. Prior to launching its own test, VCGS will send samples to Illumina for testing. 

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