Sunquest Acquires GeneInsight to Enhance Precision Medicine Capabilities
Transaction advances Sunquest’s clinical genetics IT platform
Apr 22, 2016
Tucson, Ariz. – April 4, 2016 – Sunquest Information Systems Inc. today announced the acquisition of GeneInsight Inc., an IT company that streamlines the analysis, interpretation and reporting of complex genetic tests.
The GeneInsight platform was developed by Partners HealthCare and has been in continuous clinical use since 2005 at the Laboratory for Molecular Medicine. In 2014, Sunquest made a strategic investment in GeneInsight and established an alliance with Partners to accelerate genomic-based medicine. Since that time, Sunquest and Partners have collaborated to provide seamless genetic testing workflow capabilities to geneticists and pathologists alike.