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WARFARIN Study Launched at WellStar Health System to Assess Impact of Genetic Testing in Reducing Hospitalizations and Deaths Caused by Warfarin
Date:3/1/2011

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The 18-month study will determine patients' rates of warfarin-related adverse events at 30, 60 and 90 days from initial warfarin dosing.  Study results will be used by CMS for reimbursement decision-making.  The multicenter, randomized, blinded, parallel-group study is being led by Principal Investigator Elizabeth Ofili, M.D., Chief of Cardiology, Director of Clinical Research, and Associate Dean for Clinical Research at Morehouse School of Medicine.  Trial registration and study sites can be found at www.warfarinstudy.org.  

"This landmark study is about more than warfarin," said Dean Sproles, CEO and Chairman, Iverson Genetic Diagnostics Inc., which initiated the WARFARIN Study.  "It is about individualizing treatment to improve patient safety and outcomes, thereby reducing healthcare costs.  CMS' support of the WARFARIN Study demonstrates their commitment to exploring the impact of genetic testing on individualized dosing, which may pave the way for other studies in the personalized medicine arena."

About Iverson Genetic Diagnostics, Inc.Iverson Genetic Diagnostics, Inc. provides physicians with genetics-based testing to identify individual patients' predispositions to major diseases as well as the therapeutic considerations that can improve treatment outcomes and quality of life.
With its growing portfolio of genetics-based tests and assays, the company is addressing one of today's major medical challenges by ushering in a new era of more timely, predictive, and affordable "personalized" healthcare.  The Company markets the Warfarin GenoSTAT Test® to provide personalized genetic profiles of patients' potential responses to treatment with warfarin.  Iverson Genetic Diagnostics is headquartered in Bothell, Washington, part of the greater Seattle technology corridor.  The company's facilities are CLIA- and CAP-certified.  
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