Latest Pathway Genomics Corp Stories

2010-05-20 07:15:00

Lawmakers said on Wednesday that a House of Representatives committee is investigating personal genetic testing kits after one company attempted to sell its test through retailers.  The House Energy and Commerce Committee asked 23andMe Inc. Navigenics Inc. and Pathway Genomics Corp. to provide information including details on the tests' accuracy and how the companies analyze results. The lawmakers said in a statement that there was "concern from the scientific community regarding the...

2010-05-13 11:55:00

Walgreens says it will delay plans to sell genetic testing kits after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) demanded proof that the kits have regulatory clearance or some reason why they should be sold without the agency's blessing. On Wednesday, the FDA released a May 10 letter to privately held Pathway Genomics Corp over its saliva genetic testing kit saying it was "unable to identify" FDA approval for Pathway's Genetic Health Report. Walgreens, the nation's biggest pharmacy chain,...

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