Clinical Data Inks Blue Cross Contract for PGx Cardiac Test | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Clinical Data has signed an agreement with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association to offer its genetic tests for inherited cardiac syndromes to BCBSA member companies.

The agreement will give BCBSA's 39 member companies access to the Familion Long QT Syndrome test, which is offered through Clinical Data's PGxHealth division. The individual insurers will be able to independently enter into an ancillary contract to offer the tests to their members.

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