NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Thermo Fisher Scientific said this week that it has qualified global reference laboratories Laboratory Corporation of America and Cancer Genetics to join its Next-Generation Sequencing Companion Dx Center of Excellence Program (COEP). To qualify for the COEP, all laboratory members must demonstrate high-level expertise in oncology testing, maintain a global footprint, and meet the criteria necessary to administer clinical trials for the development and commercialization of companion diagnostic products.

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