NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic testing company Perlegen Sciences has received certification for a new clinical lab in Mountain View, Calif., the company said today.

The company said it received Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments certification from the California Department of Public Health's Laboratory Field Services and has opened the facility.

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