The PGx decision support software that Sonic is adopting includes clinical reporting for 65 genes and can be tailored to a variety of clinical specialties.
Changes to Medicare reimbursements are forcing hospitals to create lab-focused joint ventures and partner in various ways with other organizations to stay financially viable.
The test was developed by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and is marketed in partnership with Sonic Healthcare.
The test screens for 90 mutations across 29 oncogenes and analyzes eight exons of three genes to help clinicians select treatments.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Ariosa Diagnostics today said that it has inked a deal with a subsidiary of Sonic Healthcare to offer the firm's Harmony Prenatal Test in Germany.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic Technologies today announced it has settled with a group of companies associated with Sonic Healthcare over a patent infringement lawsuit.
Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.
John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.
Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.
In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.