NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Mount Sinai Services today announced a distribution deal with Illumina to offer the Verifi non-invasive prenatal test in Ontario.

Mount Sinai Services said that the deal also provides it flexibility to offer the test in other regions in Canada. Financial and other terms of the deal were not disclosed. Illumina acquired the Verifi test when it purchased Verinata Health in 2013.

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