Sengenics, Parkway Partner on Genetic Testing in Singapore | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sengenics and Parkway Laboratory Services have entered into a partnership to offer genetics tests in Singapore, Sengenics said on Thursday.

The deal focuses on Sengenics' CardioSure heart disease test and Sequenom's MaterniT21 Plus non-invasive prenatal diagnostic test. The CardioSure test, Sengenics said, is based on a concept of "Asianized Diagnostics" to include disease biomarkers from Asian ethnic groups as well as those from Caucasian and African populations.

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