NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Quest Diagnostics today said that it has sold substantially all of the assets of its OralDNA Labs business to Access Genetics for an undisclosed sum.

The business, which currently provides saliva-based testing from a facility in Tennessee, will be consolidated with Access Genetics' CLIA- and CAP-certified lab in Eden Prairie, Minn. Quest noted that Access Genetics has provided support and expertise for OralDNA-based testing services for dental professionals since 2008.

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