InformedDNA

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InformedDNA is a company controlling the appropriate use and implications of genetic testing. It counsels and advises health plans, health systems, physicians, foundations, and pharmaceutical companies providing expertise of health plans, hospitals, employers and patients to optimize healthcare spendings. In addition, the company offers clinical genetic counseling, genetic testing utilization management, and payment integrity, and support for clinical trials. 

TypePrivate
Founded2007
HQSt. Petersburg, FL, US
Websiteinformeddna.com
Employee Ratings4.5

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)116(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at InformedDNA

David Patrick Nixon

David Patrick Nixon

CEO and Director
Vern Davenport

Vern Davenport

Director
Dawn Owens

Dawn Owens

Director
Lee Fowinkle

Lee Fowinkle

President and Chief Technology Officer
Jacqueline Kosecoff

Jacqueline Kosecoff

Director
Michael Sorensen

Michael Sorensen

Director
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InformedDNA Office Locations

InformedDNA has an office in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg, FL, US (HQ)
877 Executive Center Dr W #206
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InformedDNA Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2007

InformedDNA total Funding

$18.7 m

InformedDNA latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

InformedDNA investors

InformedDNA's latest funding round in February 2020 was reported to be $10 m. In total, InformedDNA has raised $18.7 m
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InformedDNA Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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InformedDNA Online and Social Media Presence

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InformedDNA Blogs

FDA: Drugs, Devices, and Genetics

In this era of precision medicine, health plans are facing increasingly complex questions of which drugs/biologics and/or genetic tests to cover for their members. The FDA framework for approval of drugs and companion diagnostics has a lot to do with this growing challenge. A Brief History The monit…

Considerations for Expanded Carrier Screening

Reproductive carrier screening is a form of genetic testing typically performed on asymptomatic individuals to determine if that person has a mutation associated with a genetic disorder that could be passed on to their offspring. Most, though not all, conditions tested are for autosomal recessive, X…

Patient-Centered Cancer Care: Somatic vs. Germline Testing and the Role of Genetic Counselors

We all know how important it is to identify patients at risk for hereditary cancer. But, although such knowledge is clinically beneficial, it can be shocking, even devastating, to a patient. As genomic profiling in tumors becomes more widespread based on its utility in determining appropriate therap…

Patient-centered cancer care: Somatic vs. germline testing and the role of the genetic counselor

We all know how important it is to identify patients at risk for hereditary cancer. But, although such knowledge is clinically beneficial, it can be shocking, even devastating, to a patient. As genomic profiling in tumors becomes more widespread based on its utility in determining appropriate therap…

Reproductive Genetics and Telegenetic Counseling: How it Works

Reproductive genetic testing is a growing area for providers and health plans. Almost 60% of genetic test authorization requests are related to reproductive genetic testing. With such high volumes, providers can struggle to ensure that patients have access to genetics expertise when making their dec…

Solving Patient Identification and Recruitment Challenges With Clinical Genetics Expertise

A disease is considered rare when it affects fewer than 200,000 people. It’s estimated there are nearly 8,000 total rare diseases affecting over 25 million people in the U.S. alone. Some of these diseases have even rarer subtypes or mutations. This makes it extremely difficult to identify and recrui…
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InformedDNA Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was InformedDNA founded?

    InformedDNA was founded in 2007.

  • Who are InformedDNA key executives?

    InformedDNA's key executives are David Patrick Nixon, Vern Davenport and Dawn Owens.

  • How many employees does InformedDNA have?

    InformedDNA has 116 employees.

  • Who are InformedDNA competitors?

    Competitors of InformedDNA include Topigs Norsvin, Cryo-Cell and Eloxx Pharmaceuticals.

  • Where is InformedDNA headquarters?

    InformedDNA headquarters is located at 877 Executive Center Dr W #206, St. Petersburg.

  • Where are InformedDNA offices?

    InformedDNA has an office in St. Petersburg.

  • How many offices does InformedDNA have?

    InformedDNA has 1 office.