Marshfield, WI - Founded in 2004 by James Weber, PhD, a world renowned research scientist, PreventionGenetics announced their 15th anniversary of providing clinical DNA testing. PreventionGenetics began as a small genetic testing laboratory in Central Wisconsin, and has grown to become a leader in clinical DNA testing and DNA banking. PreventionGenetics has tested hundreds of thousands of patient specimens from around the world. The tests offered by PreventionGenetics are medically actionable, affecting treatment or medical management.
PreventionGenetics announces integration with FDNA's deep learning platform, Face2Gene to increase the diagnostic power of genetic testing
November 29, 2017, Marshfield, WI – PreventionGenetics today announces integration of their genetic testing and interpretation services with FDNA’s (www.fdna.com) Face2Gene suite of applications (www.face2gene.com).
The integration with Face2Gene increases the diagnostic power of PreventionGenetics’ genetic testing using artificial intelligence and computer vision technology, which highlights genetic variants that are highly correlated with disease and the patient’s clinical phenotype.
PreventionGenetics Releases Genetic Tests for Infertility
Marshfield, WI – PreventionGenetics has launched new genetic tests for both female and male infertility. Infertility affects 10-20% of couples worldwide and is generally attributed to males and females equally. It is estimated that genetic abnormalities including both chromosomal and single-gene alterations can account for up to 30% of cases of infertility (Hotaling 2014).
PreventionGenetics Receives New York License for Genetic Tests
Marshfield, WI – PreventionGenetics, LLC has received a New York State Department of Health license. The company has long held Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) andInternational Organization for Standards (ISO) 15189:2012 accreditations, allowing clinical genetic testing on human specimens in the United States and internationally. A few states, including New York, require additional licensure.
Preventiongenetics Leaps Ahead With PGxome® Custom Panels
Marshfield, WI – March 14, 2017 – PreventionGenetics is pleased to announce the launch of customizable genetic testing panels. Using whole exome sequencing technology, healthcare providers can order any subset from the list of ~4,500 clinically relevant, or disease-causing, genes. The innovative approach of PGxome Custom Panels provides a new level of flexibility in genetic testing.