LabCorp patents autism diagnosis method – News – The Times-News – Burlington, NC

LabCorp has received a patent on a method for diagnosing autism spectrum disorders.The method, invented by David Michael Margulies and Mark Firman Bear of Massachusetts, involves taking a tissue or body sample from a subject and then conducting a test to identify variant sequences in the subject’s genetic code, which may signify “the presence or an increased risk of … Continue reading LabCorp patents autism diagnosis method – News – The Times-News – Burlington, NC