Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Patients, Physicians and Counsyl Employees, The news is now public: Myriad is acquiring Counsyl, with the transaction expected to close at the end of July. Although we have been fierce competitors in the market, we have always respected and admired Myriad’s dedication to patient care and quality.  And we share common values on improving clinical […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Counsyl and UnitedHealthcare (UHC) have not been able to come to terms on the renewal of our network participation agreement and we anticipate that Counsyl will be out of network with UHC as of July 16, 2018.   UHC medical policy does not support the level of access providers and their patients deserve for important […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Jamie Kostialik, MS, CGC shares her story of how her sister’s diagnosis helped motivate her decision to become a genetic counselor. A Big Year What turned out to be two monumental events for my family happened in 1989. First, my little sister was born. Second, the gene for cystic fibrosis (CF) was discovered. These seemingly […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Q&A with Jamie Kostialik, MS, LCGC, Medical Science Liaison, Counsyl Every year, the last day of February is celebrated as Rare Disease Day. This is a day to recognize, raise awareness, and support those who have been affected by a rare disease. These conditions are individually rare, but collectively common. Recently, Counsyl was honored to […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • International Women’s Day celebrates and acknowledges women for their accomplishments and their strength. As a leader in women’s health, Counsyl helps improve lives by providing actionable information that guides women and their families in making critical and timely health decisions. Today at Counsyl, employees celebrate the patients we serve and the women we work with. […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Page Design Update

Counsyl | Genetic screening and support for women and their families

Before Counsyl | DNA screening for the important moments in life
After Counsyl | Genetic screening and support for women and their families
Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • We are excited to announce significant updates to our website: counsyl.com. In addition to a fresh look, we’ve made the site easier to navigate and added new resources for healthcare providers and patients. Key enhancements made include: Updates to patient education resources for each of our genetic screens Translated patient brochures are now available to […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • ​This week we crossed an incredible milestone: we’ve delivered our one millionth screen. We started Counsyl over ten years ago.  At the time, we were technologists: our goal was to make the genome practical for important decisions.  We stumbled upon carrier screening: offering prospective parents critical decision making tests before or during pregnancy.  We knew […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Counsyl, a genetic screening and counseling services company, today announced it has received approval from the New York State Department of Health to offer the Counsyl Prelude™ Prenatal Screen in New York. Counsyl can now work more closely with existing and new providers to offer patients early insights about their baby’s development. Counsyl Prelude™ Prenatal […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Counsyl today announced the appointment of Ann Rhoads, former executive vice president and chief financial officer at pharmaceutical company, Zogenix, to the company’s board of directors. “We’re eager to have Ann officially join our board as her financial expertise in scaling high growth companies will be a tremendous asset to Counsyl,” said Ramji Srinivasan, co-founder […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Counsyl today announced the appointment of Pamela Sedmak, former president and chief executive officer of Aetna Medicaid/Dual Eligibles and current senior advisor at McKinsey & Company, to the company’s board of directors. “We’re thrilled to have Pamela join our board and are confident in the valuable contributions she will make to Counsyl going forward,” said Ramji Srinivasan, […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Counsyl is pleased to announce the appointment of Noah Nasser as Chief Commercial Officer. Since joining Counsyl in October 2016, Nasser has played a pivotal role in driving the sales strategy for Counsyl, bringing the company’s suite of genetic screening products and services to women’s health clinics nationwide. Nasser will now oversee the commercial function […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
SlideShare Presentation
  • This talk is about advanced use of Django's QuerySet API based on lessons learned at Counsyl. You'll learn how to debug, optimize and use the QuerySet API efficiently. The main examples focus on demystifying how QuerySet maps to SQL and how seemingly simple Python code, presumably fast O(1) queries, can result in unacceptably long runtime and often O(N) or worse queries. Solutions are provided fo...

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Thursday, November 9th is the first ever Genetic Counselor Awareness Day. Genetic counselors serve a vital role in helping patients and providers better understand results and make more informed health decisions. At Counsyl, we are inspired by our 50+ genetic counselors and we are proud to support the genetic counseling community. Meet two of our […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.– (BUSINESS WIRE)–Counsyl today announces 10 years of growth with $80 million in financing from Perceptive Advisors, a New York-based life sciences investment firm, and the addition of Lily Sarafan, chief executive officer of Home Care Assistance (HCA), to the company’s board of directors. “We’ve dedicated the last decade to developing products and services that […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Counsyl is TEN TODAY! On October 24th, 2007, we incorporated Counsyl in our Stanford West apartment.  And today, we’re celebrating ten years. We didn’t originally set out to run a women’s health screening laboratory — we started Counsyl with the idea that the “genome was the next internet.” Put simply, instrument manufacturers like Illumina developed […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Post by Carrie Haverty, MS, CGC, Senior Director of Clinical Products (Prenatal Screening), Counsyl Early in my career as a genetic counselor at Massachusetts General Hospital, I worked with a patient who had a son with Down syndrome. He was diagnosed after delivery, and now mom was pregnant with her second. She sat in my […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • This month, we’ve had the pleasure of working with the Bessey family and the Hearts for Ezra Foundation to raise awareness for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The Besseys have been advocates of expanded carrier screening as well as SMA awareness and research since they lost their son Ezra in 2013. We had the opportunity to partner with […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • This month, we are striving to bring awareness to spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a serious inherited condition caused by changes in the SMN1 gene, which controls motor neurons in the spinal cord and brainstem. DID YOU KNOW? 1 in 50 Americans is a carrier for SMA. SMA is the #1 genetic cause of death for […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Genetic counselor and Counsyl’s Director of Cancer Screening, Kaylene Ready recently interviewed Georgia Hurst, the founder and executive director of the nonprofit ihavelynchsyndrome.org. After losing one brother to colon cancer and having another brother diagnosed, Georgia learned she has Lynch syndrome, a hereditary cancer syndrome that puts her (and any of her relatives that share […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • 5 questions with our webinar speakers Last week, in a 30 minute live webinar, authors of a recent study in Prenatal Diagnosis discussed the key differences between the two most common genome sequencing methods used for noninvasive prenatal screening (NIPS): whole-genome sequencing (WGS) and the single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) method.   Co-authors of the paper and […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • We are excited to announce industry-leading improvements to our flagship carrier screening test as well as new names for all of our genetic screens, on Wednesday, July 19. Counsyl Foresight Carrier Screen: Utmost confidence in every result   The Counsyl Foresight Carrier Screen (formerly Family Prep Screen) is methodically designed to maximize detection rates for […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • We are excited to announce new names for all of our genetic screens as well as industry-leading improvements to our flagship carrier screening test. Introducing our new product names We are excited to introduce our new names to further emphasize the benefits that each genetic screen offers to healthcare providers and their patients. Beginning Wednesday, […]

Counsyl
Counsyl
Blog Post
  • Introducing the Counsyl Insights video series At Counsyl, we are committed to sharing data with the scientific and medical communities. That’s why we are excited to introduce our new Counsyl Insights video series, which highlights new research and peer-reviewed publications relevant to clinical genetics and women’s health. In this series, we will strive to communicate key […]

Out-Market Your Competitors?

Get complete competitive insights on over 2.2 million companies to drive your marketing strategy.

Create Free Account Log in

By signing up, you agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Out-Market Your Competitors

Get complete competitive insights on over 2.2 million companies to drive your marketing strategy.

Create Free Account

Already a user?  Log in

By signing up, you agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.