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Sequenom Laboratories

October 5th, 2015 | Posted in 2015, Sequenom Inc

Sequenom’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Sequenom Laboratories announced an agreement with United Healthcare Insurance Co. to provide prenatal diagnostic testing services. The agreement, with United Healthcare Insurance’s 43 million insured, now brings Sequenom Lab’s services to  more than 200 million people.


February 23rd, 2015 | Posted in 2015, Sequenom Inc

San Diego, Sequenom, Inc., and Cypher Genomics announced a development agreement for the next generation of noninvasive prenatal tests. Sequenom will use Cipher’s genome interpretation technology (Mantis) to advance analysis of clinically relevant fetal subchromosomal variants detected in maternal blood.

Agena Bioscience, Inc.

June 6th, 2014 | Posted in 2014, Sequenom Inc

Agena Bioscience, San Diego, acquired the bioscience unit of Sequenom, which sells the MassARRAY system. Agena Bioscience aims to advance the system, a proprietary platform used in unlocking biological understanding from genetic studies.   John Lillig has joined the company as Chairman and Interim CEO.

Sequenom Inc

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in 2012, Sequenom Inc

Sequenom Inc. – San Diego:  Announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sequenom Center for Molecular Medicine, has completed several international distributor agreements.  Areas covered include:  Japan, Hong Kong, Czech Republic, Netherlands in Europe, and Israel in the Middle East

Sequenom Inc

October 20th, 2011 | Posted in 2011, Sequenom Inc

Sequenom Inc. – San Diego:  Announced that its prenatal test for Down syndrome is now available in 20 U.S. cities.