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The team also elucidated well-established and controversial non-BRCA predisposition genes associated with breast or ovarian cancer.

The planned joint venture with Beijing Zishan Health Consultancy is aimed at bringing Genetic Technologies' genomic tests to the Chinese market.

The company is continuing to collect utility and cost effectiveness data for its SelectMDx test in reducing unnecessary procedures in men with signs of a possible prostate cancer.

The Ann Arbor, Michigan-based firm will compete with a few well-established players offering systems that can run in vitro diagnostic tests as well as lab-developed tests. 

The Signatera research-use-only assay monitors cancer treatment and assesses minimal residual disease, and is customized for individual patients.