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Arrayit Corporation Announces New Clinical Licensure from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
GlobeNewswire May 9, 2018 8:30 AM EST
Sunnyvale, May 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arrayit Corporation (OTC: ARYC), a life sciences and personalized medicine company, announces receipt of a new clinical licensure from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which oversees the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Program. Arrayit’s new CLIA license, issued in conjunction with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), provides certification for its Silicon Valley clinical laboratory.
Arrayit has developed patented and proprietary microarray technology, validated through the CLIA program, to measure immunoglobulin E (IgE) and immunoglobulin G (IgG) levels for the purposes of allergy and dietary wellness testing. Arrayit tests employ non-invasive finger stick blood sampling, blood cards and a highly miniaturized and automated microarray format to deliver results accurately and quickly. The company enters the $3.2 trillion US healthcare market by offering its tests to hospitals, health maintenance organizations (HMOs), clinical laboratories, physician groups with patients covered by private and government health insurance, and consumers through the assistance of a medical doctor.
CEO Rene Schena states, “This milestone facilitates our translational medicine initiative, to move Arrayit’s leading-edge technology beyond the research laboratory into the clinic. Our advanced microarray tests possess tremendous promise to improve healthcare based on non-invasive finger stick testing and rapid reporting across multiplexed testing panels, delivering actionable medical information for value-based medicine. Every Arrayit employee contributed to this achievement. What an amazing team we have.”
Arrayit Corporation, headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, leads and empowers the research, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, clinical and healthcare sectors through the discovery, development and manufacture of proprietary life science and personalized medicine products and services to advance biomedical research and improve wellness and human health. Please visit www.arrayit.com for more information.
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