NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – GenomeDx Biosciences announced today that Medicare administrative contractor Noridian GBA has issued a draft local coverage determination for use of the firm's Decipher Prostate Biopsy genomic classifier in patients with very low and low-risk prostate cancer as defined by National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines.

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