Breast Cancer Index Awarded Medicare Coverage

After a positive evaluation by Palmetto GBA, CMS has approved coverage of the molecular diagnostic to predict risk of recurrence and drug therapy benefit in breast cancer patients.

Sample application for a VeriStrat assay by Biodesix.

Highmark Insurance Company Announces Coverage for VeriStrat Assay

One of the largest insurance companies in the United States, Highmark has announced it will begin providing coverage of the VeriStrat assay to guide second-line treatment decisions for patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Coverage takes effect on October 27, 2014.


Immucor Acquires Sentilus

The acquisition of Sentilus strengthens Immucor’s transfusion diagnostics portfolio with microarray-based, next-generation technology.