NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Genomics data firm PierianDx today announced that it is collaborating with Phoenix Children's Hospital on the development of a sequencing-based test for use in a pediatric cancer study.

The firm also said that Phoenix Children's and the University of Arizona have joined the company's partner network and will use its products and services.

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