Proove Biosciences Building Opioid PGx Test Evidence; Experts Question Available Data | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – As America is struggling with an epidemic of opioid abuse, genetic testing company Proove Biosciences is hoping its tests will help physicians more carefully prescribe opiates for pain management.

Like other pharmacogenetics companies, Proove offers tests that measure a person's SNPs in cytochrome P450 and other genes and inform drug prescribing. However, the company also offers assays that are unique to the market, such as the Opioid Risk test to determine a patient's risk of misusing opioid medications.

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