Genetic Testing

Genetic testing, or DNA testing, determines bloodlines and can provide the genetic diagnosis of cardiac diseases.

genetic testing for coronary artery disease
Feature | May 22, 2014 | Szilard Voros, M.D.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States in both men and women...
News | April 29, 2014
April 29, 2014 — When an unmanned supply mission launched into space on April 18, bound for the International Space...
News | February 07, 2014
February 7, 2014 — CardioDx Inc. is a molecular diagnostics company specializing in cardiovascular genomics. It...
Feature | November 25, 2013
November 25, 2013 – Combining genetic data with clinical information to determine the initial dosage of the blood...
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Feature | November 04, 2013
November 4, 2013 — According to a new study, genetic profiling of patients undergoing percutaneous coronary...
News | October 24, 2013
October 24, 2013 – PDI, Inc. and Transgenomic, Inc. announced the signing of a U.S. collaboration agreement to...
University of Maryland Medical Center Genetic-Testing Program Cardiac Stent
Feature | May 17, 2013
May 17, 2013 — Patients with coronary artery disease who undergo treatment at the University of Maryland Medical Center...
News | March 07, 2013
March 7, 2013 — A newly identified genetic variant doubles the risk of calcium buildup in the heart’s aortic valve....
Technology | February 27, 2013
February 27, 2013 — Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) announced it has launched its clinical next...
Technology | August 09, 2012
August 9, 2012 — CardioDx Inc. announced that Palmetto GBA, a national contractor that administers Medicare benefits,...
News | January 04, 2012
January 4, 2012 - A study reported in the current issue of Pediatric and Developmental Pathology compares cardiac...
News | November 15, 2011
November 15, 2011 — A clinical trial of patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for acute coronary...
News | August 17, 2011
August 17, 2011 — A scientist at the Gladstone Institutes has discovered how a gene known as SIRT3 contributes to a...
News | March 01, 2011
March 1, 2011 – A new study assessing the utility of genetic testing to determine a personalized warfarin dose for...
News | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 – A diagnostic test used to help treat patients with high cholesterol received CE mark approval in...