NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Human Longevity announced on Tuesday that it has received CLIA certification for its laboratory.

Californiagranted the firm its CLIA license under the "deemed status" provision of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Human Longevity said.

In a statement Human Longevity CEO and Co-founder Craig Venter called the achievement an "important regulatory milestone" for the firm.

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