Lineagen, Inc. Named to MountainWest Capital Network's 2017 Utah 100

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Prestigious Award Recognizes Fastest Growing Companies in the State

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lineagen, Inc., an innovative genetics diagnostic company focused on advanced

genetic testing and clinical information services for childhood developmental disorders, including autism spectrum disorder and other forms of developmental delay, today announced it was named to the 2017 Utah 100, MountainWest Capital Network's (MWCN) annual list of the fastest-growing companies in Utah. Lineagen, ranked 35th out of 100 companies and the top-ranked diagnostics company, was honored at the 23rd annual Utah 100 Awards program, held at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.

"I believe that this recognition is simply a reflection of the clinical value we provide patients affected with developmental disorders and their families.  Furthermore, this is a tribute to the hard work of all our employees and the collective purpose of the company to help these individuals," said Michael Paul, Ph.D., CEO and President of Lineagen. "The team at Lineagen perfectly represents our core values of a pioneering spirit, compassion, integrity and accountability, all surrounding our central tenet of service. The growth of our company provides for our employees, but more importantly, reflects our mission to deliver the unparalleled technology and deep service we perform for our doctors' patients and families, day after day; giving them the most knowledge possible, so those affected can receive better care and live better lives."

"We congratulate all of this year's Utah 100 companies for building outstanding businesses and making strong contributions to Utah's economy," said Reed Chase, chairman of the MWCN Utah 100 committee. "These companies further advance Utah's standing as an excellent place to do business."

Recipients of the Utah 100 were chosen by the percentage of revenue increase of each company between 2013 and 2017.

About Lineagen Lineagen helps physicians personalize medical management for individuals with developmental delay and autism spectrum disorder by providing advanced genetic testing and clinical information services. Lineagen makes genetic testing accessible to everyone, from patient to provider, combining simple non-invasive sampling and advanced testing and information technology with dedicated service and support. Lineagen's FirstStepDx PLUS chromosomal microarray (CMA) testing service helps providers pinpoint the cause of delay and develop a personalized healthcare management program for their patient. FirstStepDx PLUS uses a painless cheek swab for DNA sampling, with a detailed and personalized report that presents results in plain English. Families and providers can contact Lineagen's team of certified genetic counselors for help prior to testing and aid in interpreting results. Additionally, the Lineagen team of specialists handles everything related to reimbursement, from pre-authorizations to appeals. For additional information, visit www.lineagen.com.

About MountainWest Capital Network MountainWest Capital Network, the largest business networking organization in Utah, consists of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, consultants, legal professionals, bankers, and educators. MWCN seeks to promote and recognize business growth and capital development in the state through a variety of award programs and activities.

Lineagen Contact: David Jansen [email protected] 801-931-6196

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