The diagnostics company said the number of tests accessioned during the quarter grew 60 percent year over year.
The new code is expected to streamline the reimbursement process and positively impact the way remittances are received from Medicare and commercial payors.
The firm performed a long-term, prospective study and noted that the test improved outcomes for patients and helped doctors monitor patients with benign disease.
By Molika Ashford
Helix customers can purchase apps that interpret different aspects of their genome, Technology Review reports.
The New York Times reports that a number of companies and research institutes are pursuing gene therapies.
Salmon with shorter telomeres survive to make the trip back to their river homes, New Scientist reports.
In PLOS this week: vaginal microbiome composition, population patterns of Chagas-carrying Rhodnius ecuadoriensis, and more.