Blog & News

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing
BeaconLBS December 9, 2020

As the virus can be transmitted prior to the onset of symptoms, it is best to diagnose patients with COVID-19 prior to symptomatic onset to reduce the spread of the virus.

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Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment

Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment
BeaconLBS November 20, 2020

Besides acquired risk factors, an individual’s cancer risk is also dependent upon their personal and family history of cancer, in addition to race or ethnicity.

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Genetic Terminology

Genetic Terminology
BeaconLBS October 29, 2020

There are many genetic/genomic terms and concepts that should be understood by any clinician who is ordering these tests. The purpose of this article is to provide these definitions, which are used in CPT coding, to allow for more precise testing and reimbursement.

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Cardiac Biomarkers

Cardiac Biomarkers
BeaconLBS October 15, 2020

It is vital, as new discoveries are made in cardiac biomarkers, that well-designed studies that provide clinical validity and utility are published.

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Meet Our Clinical Advisors

Meet Our Clinical Advisors Dorothy Adcock
BeaconLBS August 31, 2020

We are proud to introduce Dr. Dorothy Adcock, an important member of the BeaconLBS Clinical Advisory Team. Dr. Adcock is an eminent specialist in the field of pathology who collaborates with our clinical team in the development of clinical policies.

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Featured Lab-Of-Choice: GeneDx

Featured Lab-Of-Choice: GeneDx
BeaconLBS October 16, 2019

BeaconLBS has invited the Labs-of-Choice™ to provide some more information about themselves for a blog series featuring each of the Labs-of-Choice. The following content was provided by the featured lab, GeneDx.

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Featured Lab-Of-Choice: GenPath Diagnostics

Featured Lab-Of-Choice GenPath Diagnostics
BeaconLBS

BeaconLBS has invited the Labs-of-Choice™ to provide some more information about themselves for a blog series featuring each of the Labs-of-Choice. The following content was provided by the featured lab, GenPath Diagnostics.

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Featured Lab-Of-Choice: Invitae

Featured Lab-Of-Choice Invitae
BeaconLBS

BeaconLBS has invited the Labs-of-Choice™ to provide some more information about themselves for a blog series featuring each of the Labs-of-Choice. The following content was provided by the featured lab, Invitae.

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