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Irvine, CA, United States, 2013/04/02 - MDxHealth SA announced that its Irvine, CA based CLIA certified and College of American Pathologists (CAP) accredited laboratory has received a certification of conformity to ISO 9001:2008 from DEKRA Certification, Inc., Chalfont, PA. NYSE Euronext: MDXH
MDxHealth SA, a leading molecular diagnostic company that develops and commercializes epigenetic tests to support cancer treatment, today announced that its Irvine, CA based CLIA certified and College of American Pathologists (CAP) accredited laboratory has received a certification of conformity to ISO 9001:2008 from DEKRA Certification, Inc., Chalfont, PA.
ISO's internationally recognized standard confirms that MDxHealth Quality Management System consistently meets customer and regulatory requirements for research, product design, assay development and clinical molecular diagnostic services and pharmaco clinical trials testing.
"The ISO 9001:2008 certification for our quality management system, in combination with our CLIA certification and CAP accreditation, demonstrates MDxHealth's commitment to uphold the highest quality standards in assay development and clinical diagnostic testing," said Dr. Jan Groen, CEO of MDxHealth. "As companion diagnostic assays play an increasingly important role in the development and validation of new cancer therapies, pharmaceutical companies recognize the importance of quality control even at the earliest stages of Research and Development. The ISO certification of our Irvine facility further strengthens our position as a global partner for PharmacoMDx test development"
MDxHealth (mdxhealth.com) is a molecular diagnostics company that develops and commercializes advanced epigenetic tests for cancer assessment and the personalized treatment of patients. The company's first commercial product, ConfirmMDxTM for Prostate Cancer, has been shown to help distinguish patients who have a true-negative biopsy from those who may have undetected cancer. MDxHealth helps to address a large and growing unmet medical need for better cancer diagnosis and treatment information. The company has a proprietary platform and a strong epigenetic product pipeline focused on the development of products for prostate, brain and lung cancers. The company is based in Irvine, California with a European headquarters in Liege, Belgium.
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