Ingenuity Systems and Laboratory Corporation of America Announce Molecular Diagnostic Collaboration

  Ingenuity Systems and Laboratory Corporation of America Announce Molecular
                           Diagnostic Collaboration

Companies to collaborate on the development of bioinformatics tools for
clinical sequencing.

PR Newswire

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 6, 2012

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ingenuity® Systems, a
leading provider of biomedical information and analysis solutions, and
Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp®) today announced a long
term collaboration for LabCorp to license and deploy Ingenuity's clinical
content and applications to rapidly review and annotate clinically relevant
sequence variations.

The new solution will leverage the comprehensive, expert-curated Ingenuity
Knowledge Base of biomedical content, including an up-to-date database of all
human disease phenotype associated variants.The variant knowledge base will
be delivered through a cloud-based application optimized for rapid and
accurate variant interpretation.

"Next generation sequencing is poised to transform the molecular diagnostic
market, but the opportunity is gated by the urgent need for an optimized and
scalable solution for interpreting and scoring clinical variants," said Jake
Leschly, CEO of Ingenuity Systems."Ingenuity has developed the information
infrastructure, curated content, and cloud-based applications to address this
need and we are very fortunate to be able to partner with LabCorp to further
evolve the solution and be part of their vision and strategy for molecular
diagnostics."

About Ingenuity® Systems
Ingenuity® Systems is a leading provider of biomedical information and
analysis solutionsfor the exploration, interpretation and analysis of complex
biological systems inlife science research and molecular diagnostics. Today,
Ingenuity's solutions are used by tens of thousands of researchers and
clinicians at hundreds of leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, academic,
diagnostic and clinical institutions worldwide.

SOURCE Ingenuity Systems

Website: http://www.ingenuity.com
Contact: Dione Bailey, Director of Marketing, Ingenuity Systems,
+1-650-381-5025, dbailey@ingenuity.com
 
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