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Latest Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments Stories

2009-12-15 06:00:00

FT. MYERS, Fla., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASD OTC BB: NGNM) announced today that Jack G. Spitz has been appointed Vice President of Laboratory Operations. Mr. Spitz will be responsible for managing all laboratory operational affairs of the Company. Mr. Spitz most recently served as Senior Executive Director of Operations for Dermpath Diagnostics, a division of Quest Diagnostics, and formerly a division of Ameripath, Inc. Mr. Spitz was responsible for...

2009-11-12 10:27:00

FT. MYERS, Fla., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NGNM) announced today that it will present at the Lazard Capital Markets 6th Annual Healthcare Conference being held November 17-18, 2009, at the St. Regis, New York Hotel in New York City. The conference will showcase public and private life sciences and biotech companies. Senior executives of attending companies will make presentations to portfolio managers and analysts on their business strategy and...

2009-09-10 12:06:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SpectraCell Laboratories announced today it has signed a provider agreement with Beech Street Corporation, one of the nation's largest preferred provider organizations (PPO), for healthcare management services. Beech Street will assist SpectraCell with the ever-increasing administrative needs that accompany healthcare reimbursement coverage for an expanding laboratory. Beech Street addresses the various coverage obstacles in today's healthcare...

2009-09-02 12:15:00

OMAHA, Neb. and HOUSTON, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBIO) and Power3 Medical Products, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PWRM) today announced the advance on-line publication of a clinical research paper entitled "Abnormal Serum Concentrations of Proteins in Parkinson's Disease" in the scientific journal Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. The study demonstrates the usefulness of a protein biomarker panel to distinguish Parkinson's...

2009-07-10 09:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Diagnostics, Inc., a neurodiagnostic company with a first-in-class, proprietary blood test for Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), announced the award of a $202,500 loan from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. The funds will further develop the company's CLIA certified laboratory in Research Triangle Park, thereby supporting the commercialization of its proprietary blood test for depression. The award was made under the...

2009-04-28 06:00:00

HOUSTON, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- SeqWright Inc., a CLIA certified and GLP compliant provider of custom genomic and molecular biology services, announced today its entry into the genetically-targeted therapy field through its partnership with PharmaGenoma. SeqWright will be the exclusive genetic testing provider for PharmaGenoma's HairDX test which evaluates patient responsiveness to the common hair loss treatment, Finasteride. Finasteride is a commonly prescribed medication for the...

2009-04-23 12:00:00

Grant Supports First Blood Test for Depression SAN DIEGO, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Diagnostics, Inc., a neurodiagnostic company commercializing its first-in-class, proprietary blood test for depression or Major Depressive Disorder(MDD), has been awarded a Phase 2, National Science Foundation, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program grant. The grant will be used to further the clinical development and commercialization of its blood test for depression, the first blood test...

2009-04-17 09:00:00

Receives CLIA Certification and CAP Accreditation PALM BAY, Fla., April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To address the growing need for molecular diagnostics, officials at the Florida Division of Midwest Research Institute (MRI) announced today that they have established a Clinical Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory that is now fully accredited, licensed and operational. MRI, headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., is one of the nation's leading independent scientific research organizations...

2009-04-08 06:13:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The College of American Pathologists (CAP), which has been re-approved as a private accreditation organization and deeming authority under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) since 1995, has been notified that it has received approval in all specialties and subspecialties for a six-year period, the longest period available for this award. Long considered the...

2009-04-07 06:00:00

HOUSTON, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SeqWright Inc., an international leader in the field of contract genomic services, announced today its involvement in Hologic's (formerly Third Wave Technologies) successful clinical trials of two Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in vitro diagnostic tests. SeqWright provided FDA submission quality DNA sequencing of multiple HPV strains and bioinformatics support to validate two Hologic HPV diagnostic tests; Cervista HPV High Risk (HR) and Cervista HPV 16/18, in...