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The panel's decisions could change the codes diagnostic companies use to bill payors for these tests, which could affect revenue.

The coding requirements will be a particularly complicated aspect of implementing the new law which aims to move diagnostic pricing to a market-based system.

Multiple legislative proposals before Congress show regulation of lab-developed tests remains divisive within the life sciences community.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released its preliminary clinical laboratory fee schedule (CLFS) deter

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services this week issued the final national payment limits for 65 genetic tests described by Ti

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Association for Molecular Pathology today announced that it has submitted to an American Medical Association panel its proposal for CPT codes for sequencing-based assays.

In a move that surprised many stakeholders in the molecular diagnostics industry, the American Medical Association and healthcare information technology firm McKesson last week announced that they are working together to harmonize their respective coding systems for molecular tes

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The American Medical Association and McKesson announced a licensing deal today to create a reference product for identifying and tracking molecular diagnostic tests.

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In Science this week: intellectual property landscape of CRISPR genome editing, and more.

A researcher has been convicted of conspiring to steal genetically engineered rice, Reuters reports.

Harvard Medical School's George Church says a woolly mammoth-elephant hybrid is only a few years away, according to the New Scientist.

Intel is ending its sponsorship of the International Science and Engineering Fair, the New York Times reports.