SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb News) – The 33rd Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference began here Monday with several life science research tools and diagnostic firms making presentations to investors and other attendees.

The following are capsules from the presentations and breakout sessions of Genomic Health and Myriad Genetics. Coverage of Illumina's presentation is available here.

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