Sonic Healthcare

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.

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.