Navigation Links
Sequenom Laboratories Announces Second National Coverage Agreement For Prenatal Diagnostic Testing Services
Date:1/9/2014

SAN DIEGO, Jan, 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM), a life sciences company providing innovative testing and genetic analysis solutions, announced today its wholly owned subsidiary, Sequenom Laboratories, has signed a national agreement with a leading benefits provider, to provide coverage for the MaterniT21™ PLUS laboratory-developed test (LDT). The addition of this contract brings the number of covered lives under agreement by Sequenom Laboratories' diagnostic services to more than 113 million.

"We are excited to be working with an additional national payor to provide coverage for the MaterniT21 PLUS test. We believe this coverage will provide health care providers and their patients greater access to our market-leading noninvasive prenatal test for pregnant women at increased risk for fetal chromosome abnormalities," said William Welch, President and COO, Sequenom. "This agreement is an extension of Sequenom Laboratories' goal to provide broader coverage and availability for its testing services within the US."

The MaterniT21 PLUS test analyzes the relative amount of 21, 18, 13, as well as X and Y chromosomal material in cell-free DNA. The test also reports additional findings for the presence of subchromosomal microdeletions and duplications which complement the MaterniT21 PLUS test core findings. The test is intended for use in pregnant women at increased risk for fetal chromosomal abnormalities and is indicated for use as early as 10 weeks' gestation. Estimates suggest there are about 750,000 pregnancies at high risk for fetal chromosomal abnormalities each year in the United States.

The MaterniT21 PLUS test is available exclusively through Sequenom Laboratories as a testing service provided to health care professionals. To learn more about
'/>"/>

SOURCE Sequenom, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Sequenom, Inc. Reports Financial Results For The First Quarter Of 2012
2. Sequenom Completes International Distribution Agreements To Expand Access To MaterniT21 PLUS Prenatal Testing Service
3. Sequenom Welcomes Myla Lai-Goldman, M.D., To Board Of Directors
4. Sequenom Announces Exercise In Full Of Over-Allotment Option And Completion Of Offering Of $130 Million Of 5.00% Convertible Senior Notes
5. Sequenom CMMs MaterniT21 PLUS LDT Now Reporting On Gender-Specific Chromosomal Abnormalities
6. Sequenom, Inc. Announces Date Of Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2012 Financial Results And Conference Call
7. Sequenom Announces Participation At The Barclays Global Healthcare Conference
8. Sequenom, Inc. Reports Financial Results For The Fourth Quarter And Full Year Of 2012
9. Morning Research on Sequenom, Peregrine Pharma, Onyx Pharma, and Inovio Pharma
10. Sequenom Announces Participation At The Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
11. Sequenom, Inc. Reports Financial Results For The First Quarter Of 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/29/2015)... 29, 2015 LifeNet Health plans to enlarge ... 2015 to more than 160 people. The ... LifeNet Health,s innovative bio-implants, which are being made more ... be served. It also is a reflection of the ... "The growth and success of LifeNet Health is a ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... ON , May 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Covalon ... an advanced medical technologies company, is delighted to ... ended March 31, 2015, which includes revenue for ... the quarter of $264,340. Revenue from advanced wound care ... March 31, 2015 increased 24% to $1,742,672 compared ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... May 29, 2015  Epic Sciences announced today that ... from metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer patients, at ... for Clinical Oncology. This application expands the investigational ... behind™ platform to characterize circulating tumor cell ... stage patients have heterogeneous clonal CTC populations harboring ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:LifeNet Health to add more than 160 jobs in 2015 2Covalon Announces Strong Second Quarter Results 2Covalon Announces Strong Second Quarter Results 3Genetic Analysis of Single Circulating Tumor Cells Shows High Intra-patient Heterogeneity 2Genetic Analysis of Single Circulating Tumor Cells Shows High Intra-patient Heterogeneity 3
(Date:5/30/2015)... 2015 The iconic American actor, and ... hosting a new segment on Medical Malpractice. This segment ... malpractice in the health care field. , According to ... medical malpractice suits were filed, roughly only 20% of ... out of court, while the remaining 30% were tossed ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... “ Milli the Snail ” was featured ... a look at the latest and coolest applications on the ... of AppWatch and technology expert, conducted the app review and ... engages and educates children. , Interactive mobile games for children ... content and games they are playing are doing much for ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... Nevada (PRWEB) May 30, 2015 Venus ... of acne scars, large pores, deep wrinkles, stretch marks, ... licensed medical professional, such as Dr. F. Victor Rueckl ... of the clinical trials in Las Vegas. This body ... technology into a system that delivers proven results through ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2015 Displays and ... that has lowered the price of hanging signs ; ... Hanging signs that hang down from ceiling rigging points at ... over the trade show floor. These signs are very ... there are additional costs for installation and dismantle labor and ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... May 29, 2015 Based in St. Louis, ... awareness shirts for a couple of months now and ... latest release, which reads “I’m not misbehaving, I have Autism, ... the parent’s of an autistic child in order to start ... , Not only are they raising awareness through the autism ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:An Aesthetic Game that Engages and Educates Children was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Announcing Ground-Breaking Technology for Anti-Aging, FDA Approved, Venus Viva. 2Health News:Announcing Ground-Breaking Technology for Anti-Aging, FDA Approved, Venus Viva. 3Health News:Displays and Exhibits Announces New Hanging Sign Supplier 2Health News:La La Land Shirts Is Busy Spreading Autism Awareness with Complimentary Shipping on Their New Shirt 2
... uninsured accounted for almost 1 out of 5 ... -- An estimated 50 million, or 42 percent, of ... hospital emergency departments were billed to the Medicaid and ... Thursday. , Uninsured patients accounted for nearly 18 percent ...
... , , ABA program will ... CALDWELL, N.J., July 31 Caldwell College will launch the ... (ABA), a well developed scientific discipline that is best known for ... Caldwell,s program was recently approved by the New Jersey Commission ...
... July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Hard to Treat Diseases,Inc. (HTDS:PK), ... MEVAC-DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Acellular,Pertussis Combined Vaccine, adsorbed) had ... The sample analysis is expected to be completed,within the ... Terry Yuan CEO of HTDS said (sic) "We welcome ...
... 31 As the world prepares for a probable ... Pittsburgh researchers are controlling the spread of infectious diseases ... (NIH) grant to establish a Center of Excellence in ... the NIH,s Modeling of Infectious Disease Agent Study (MIDAS) ...
... July 31, 2009 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN ... public health-led team of first responders and hospital personnel in ... information. , , The EPTS, ... of victims during mass casualty incidents by providing selected patient ...
... expect meds to relieve stress, personal troubles, researchers caution, ... growing number of Americans now have a positive opinion ... About five out of six people surveyed felt psychiatric ... also expected the medications could help people deal with ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:ER Visits Mostly by Medicare, Medicaid Recipients 2Health News:Caldwell College Receives Approval to Launch First Ph.D. for Applied Behavior Analysis-Autism Treatment in New Jersey 2Health News:Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (HTDS) Thai Registration Dossier 2Health News:Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (HTDS) Thai Registration Dossier 3Health News:Pitt receives $13.4 million NIH grant to create virtual models for epidemics 2Health News:Raytheon to Provide California First Responders and Healthcare Personnel Electronic Patient Tracking System 2Health News:Psych Drugs Gaining Widespread Acceptance 2Health News:Psych Drugs Gaining Widespread Acceptance 3
Shepard tying forceps, round curved platform 8 mm, 8.5 cm....
Girard angled tying forceps made of titanium has angled 45 shafts with 4 mm tying platforms, width of shafts 0,25 mm, TCI platforms, round handle, diam. 6 mm, overall length 102 mm....
Curved tying forceps made of titanium has curved shafts with 6 mm V-grove tying platforms, width of shafts 0,5 mm, TCI platforms, flat handle, width 10 mm, overall length 103 mm....
McPherson angled tying forceps made of titanium tying forceps, angled 45 shafts with 6 mm tying platforms, width of shafts 0,25 mm, TCI platforms, flat handle, width 6 mm, overall length 84 mm....
Medicine Products: