Member Type: Clinical Laboratory Testing Services
Companion Dx Reference Lab, LLC is fully credentialed under CLIA and CAP (accreditation pending) reference lab that offers genetic molecular diagnostic testing. The Company is based in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Companion Dx is a leader in personalized medicine, or the use of a patient’s unique genetic makeup to help doctors and patients make better and more informed decisions about healthcare strategies unique to each patient. Companion Dx focuses on three particular areas in personalized medicine: 1) pharmacogenomics testing, 2) cancer companion diagnostics, and 3) the introduction of new molecular diagnostic tests to the market e.g. the Company’s new blood-based colorectal screen. The testing provided by the Company delivers significant value to patients by improving outcomes, reducing severe adverse drug reactions, and reducing costs associated with the prescription of ineffective drugs. The lab uses state-of-the-art technologies, including NextGen sequencing, to render laboratory-developed and FDA-approved tests.
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