NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche's Ariosa Diagnostics said today that it has licensed its Harmony Prenatal Test to Sonic Healthcare, which will make the test available in Australia and the UK. 

Under the license, Sonic will provide the Harmony test and cell-free DNA system through its labs in Australia and Sonic's UK counterpart The Doctors Laboratory. The blood-based test evaluates the risk of trisomy 21 in the fetus and can be used as early as 10 weeks into the pregnancy. 

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