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Arrayed Against Early Autism

LineaGen building autism testing business around genetic microarray platform

November 1, 2010 7:00 AM UTC

LineaGen Inc. hopes to parlay its efforts to identify rare autism-linked genetic variants into a testing business built around a microarray-based autism spectrum disorder diagnostic.

The company recently launched its firststepDX autism testing kit, a chromosomal microarray bundled with a genetic counseling service to aid in diagnosing young children with developmental delay or intellectual disability, which are early clinical signs of autism spectrum disorder...