NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Non-invasive prenatal testing company Ariosa Diagnostics said today that effective Jan. 1, 2014, its Harmony Prenatal Test had a Category 1 MAAA CPT code.

The CPT code, 81507, is unique to the Harmony test and should facilitate reimbursements from third-party payors, San Jose, Calif.-based Ariosa said. Harmony is blood-based and evaluates cell-free DNA from the fetus found in maternal circulation to assess the risk of fetal aneuploidies, including trisomy 21, 18, and 13.

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