Marshfield Based PreventionGenetics Earns Accreditation For Global Testing
Marshfield, WI - PreventionGenetics, LLC, in Marshfield, Wisconsin achieved ISO 15189:2012 accreditation through the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA).
PreventionGenetics is one of few US based clinical genetic testing laboratories which have acquired the international quality assurance standard, making the company a provider of choice for international companies seeking NextGen panels, single gene tests, and deletion/duplication testing via high density gene-centric aCGH.
President's Corner - Quantitative Interpretation of Sequence Variants
Interpretation of sequence variants is certainly one of the greatest current challenges in clinical genetics. Despite the impressive new ACMG interpretation guidelines (Richards et al. 2015 Genet Med 17:405-424), variant interpretation is still a highly subjective exercise. Two highly experienced and skilled geneticists each examining exactly the same evidence will often come up with different interpretations.