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Dozens of government agencies, academic institutions, and a various public and private sector organizations have now committed to driving the initiative forward.

The coding requirements will be a particularly complicated aspect of implementing the new law which aims to move diagnostic pricing to a market-based system.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Atossa Genetics today said that McKesson Medical-Surgical will distribute and sell the firm's MASCT device and patient collection kits.

Theranostics Health this week announced the June launch of its first commercial test, a 14-protein assay for profiling activation of the HER signaling network.

In a move that surprised many stakeholders in the molecular diagnostics industry, the American Medical Association and healthcare information technology firm McKesson last week announced that they are working together to harmonize their respective coding systems for molecular tes

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The American Medical Association and McKesson announced a licensing deal today to create a reference product for identifying and tracking molecular diagnostic tests.

This article has been updated to include comments from Palmetto Medical Director Elaine Jeter. Originally published Jan. 26.

This article has been updated to clarify information about NIH's Genetic Testing Registry.

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Consulting company McKinsey says diagnostics companies will have to combine genomic data analysis, electronic medical records, effective reimbursement strategies, and regulatory compliance in order to win.

A new report has found that researchers in Africa are still heavily dependent on funding from organizations in the US, Europe, and China, Nature News says.

An article in The Atlantic argues that the progress being made in science isn't keeping pace with the money and time being spent on research.

In Science this week: a CRISPR screen identifies sideroflexin 1 as a requisite component of one-carbon metabolism, and more.