BioTheranostics Medicare Expands Coverage for Hologic's Biotheranostics Breast Cancer Test The firm said that the expanded coverage provides more women with access to a test that helps determine whether extended endocrine therapy is appropriate. Hologic Banking on MDx Acquisitions to Elevate Long-Term Revenue Growth Premium The company has invested revenues from its pandemic testing business to buy assets that are growing faster than its base business. Biotheranostics' Breast Cancer Index Included in Latest NCCN Guidelines The expert body now recognizes the test's ability to predict whether early-stage breast cancer patients will benefit from extended, adjuvant endocrine therapy. Hologic Looks to Expand Profile in Breast Cancer Testing With Biotheranostics Acquisition Premium Hologic said the acquisition of Biotheranostics will give it a company that operates in markets that are adjacent and complementary to its own. Hologic to Acquire Molecular Diagnostics Firm Biotheranostics for $230M Hologic said that Biotheranostics' PCR-based gene expression tests have been validated in large studies in areas of oncology with high growth potential. Apr 3, 2020 People in the News: Kim Popovits, Miles Harrison, Matt Sargent, More Sep 30, 2019 Carcinoma of Unknown Primary Investigators Pursue Molecular Targets to Tailor Treatments Premium Jun 13, 2019 ASCO Data Pushes Boundaries for Genomic Testing in Localized Breast Cancer Premium Mar 5, 2019 Biotheranostics Breast Cancer Test Receives Expanded Medicare Coverage Determination Apr 20, 2018 Biotheranostics Settles False Claims Allegations With DOJ for $2M Dec 13, 2016 Breast Cancer Prognostic Test Comparison Considers Strengths, Weaknesses of Different Signatures Premium Sep 23, 2016 Biotheranostics, Syapse Ink Agreement to Offer Integrated Diagnostics Solution for Cancer Jan 21, 2016 BioMérieux Reports Sales Increases for Q4, FY15 Jan 21, 2016 BioTheranostics Raises $32M in Private Equity Financing; Will Spin Off From BioMérieux Oct 6, 2015 BioTheranostics, DeNovo Partner for CTC Proof of Concept Studies Oct 15, 2014 BioTheranostics Gets Medicare Coverage for Breast Cancer Index Test Oct 8, 2014 People in the News: Nicolas Barthelemy, Richard Ding, Bruce Bodaken, Karin Eastham, Jorge Garces Premium Sep 24, 2014 BioTheranostics Publishes BCI Cost Study; Suggests Benefit of Optimizing Extended Hormonal Therapy Premium Jul 16, 2014 New York Approves BioTheranostics to Offer Breast Cancer MDx Jul 16, 2014 BioTheranostics Modeling Study Demonstrates Cost Effectiveness of CancerType ID Test Premium Jul 10, 2014 FedMed to Cover BioTheranostics Cancer MDx Tests Jul 2, 2014 Palmetto GBA Issues Three Draft LCDs on Multi-marker Tests; MolDx Lays out Review Criteria, Process Premium Apr 9, 2014 BioTheranostics Inks Contract with PPO Prime Health Services Apr 2, 2014 PPO Three Rivers to Cover BioTheranostics' Cancer Testing Services Feb 5, 2014 New Products: BioTheranostics' BioT3 Cancer Test; Natera's Expanded Panorama Premium Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.