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Video: Genetic Testing for only $249?

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Video: Genetic Testing for only $249?

One genetic testing company recently grabbed headlines by announcing that for just $249 they will be offering a cancer gene panel that will test for 19 hereditary cancer genes. There is no doubt that low-cost options like these will break access to genetic testing wide open. But, does this mean everyone should run out and have…

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For $249, Shouldn’t We All Have the Cancer Gene Panel?

Color Genomics just announced that for a mere $249 they are offering genetic testing for a panel of genes that will include BRCA1, BRCA2 and 17 other genes associated with cancer risk. Considering that the lead competitor in this space offers their cancer gene panel for more than $4000, you can see why this announcement…

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Brave Bosom: Affordable Access to a New Genetic Test for Cancer

Our President and CEO, Ellen T. Matloff, was featured this week on Brave Bosom discussing the implications of a new, low-cost genetic testing option just released by Color Genomics. She commented on ways to scale up access to testing while minimizing errors in the interpretation of results. Read the full article here.

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