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US health insurer to require genetic counseling before allowing BRCA1 and BRCA2 tests

Bloomberg | 
Cigna Corp. will become the first U.S. health insurer to require genetic counseling nationwide before it pays for tests for hereditary ...

Fumbled DNA tests mean peril for breast-cancer patients

Bloomberg | 
Debbie McCarron was prepared to get both of her breasts taken off if a blood test in December 2006 revealed ...

Google founder targets cure for Parkinson’s disease

Bloomberg | 
Sergey Brin, the 38-year-old co- founder of Google Inc. (GOOG), is making strides in his quest to find a cure ...
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