December 27, 2010 (Mountain View, California) – TIME Magazine named CardioDx's blood-based gene expression test, Corus CAD, one of the Top Ten medical breakthroughs of 2010. The Corus CAD test also won a Technology Innovation Award from The Wall Street Journal this year.
Palo Alto-based CardioDx develops clinically validated tests in the field of cardiovascular genomic diagnostics, strategically focusing on coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmia and heart failure. Corus CAD is the first and only clinically validated blood-based test to help clinicians confidently identify which of their stable symptomatic patients are likely to need further assessment for obstructive coronary artery disease. More information about Corus CAD is available on the CardioDx website.
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