NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Laboratory Corporation of America today reported fourth quarter revenue growth of 5 percent driven by an increase in test volume.

The Burlington, NC-based clinical testing services firm had revenues of $1.51 billion for the quarter, up from $1.44 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013 and slightly above the average Wall Street estimate of $1.50 billion.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

CNN reports that researchers have tied a new variant to opioid addiction risk.

Organoids derived from patients' tumors may help determine what chemotherapy treatment patients would benefit from, according to New Scientist.

An initiative from GenomeAsia 100K hopes to increase the number of South Asians in genetic research, according to NBC News.

In Science this week: genomic analysis of ancient and modern horses indicates population turnover, and more.