NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — As Myriad Genetics transitions its hereditary cancer testing business from cancer-type specific Sanger sequencing assays to a single universal next-generation sequencing panel, the company has developed a streamlined laboratory workflow that customizes and automates key steps of the sample prep process, GenomeWeb learned during a recent visit to Myriad's molecular diagnostics laboratories in Salt Lake City.

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