Press Releases

On July 31, 2018, Counsyl, Inc. was acquired by Myriad Genetics, Inc. and soon thereafter changed its name to Myriad Women’s Health, Inc. The press releases listed below, and their titles, retain the legacy “Counsyl” name. Please refer to the Myriad website for Myriad press releases. A history of Myriad Women’s Health-issued press releases from 2014 onward are listed below.


December 14, 2017 — Counsyl Appoints Pamela Sedmak to Board of Directors (BusinessWire)

December 4, 2017 — Counsyl Appoints Noah Nasser as Chief Commercial Officer (BusinessWire)

November 6, 2017 — Counsyl Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary With New Financing and New Board Member (BusinessWire)

September 11, 2017 — Counsyl Experts to Speak and Present Research at National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Conference (BusinessWire)

July 19, 2017 — Counsyl Announces Industry Leading Enhancements to Expanded Carrier Screening Panel (BusinessWire)

July 19, 2017 — Counsyl Unveils Updated Names for its Portfolio of Genetic Testing Products and Services (BusinessWire)

July 10, 2017 — Counsyl and Angsana Bring Expanded Carrier Screening to Clinicians and Patients in Hong Kong (BusinessWire)

May 10, 2017 — New Study Finds Non-Invasive Prenatal Screening Using Whole-Genome Sequencing Detects More Chromosomal Abnormalities at Low Fetal Fraction, Minimizes Unnecessary Invasive Procedures (BusinessWire)

May 3, 2017 — Explore the Latest in Carrier Screening with Counsyl at the 2017 ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (BusinessWire)

April 26, 2017 — SYNLAB and Counsyl Enter Into Agreement to Offer Genetic Screening for Serious Inherited Health Conditions in Europe and Latin America (BusinessWire)

March 22, 2017 — Counsyl to Host Evolution of Carrier Screening Symposium, Present Nine Research Posters at the 2017 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting (BusinessWire)

March 9, 2017 — Counsyl Supports New Guidance from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists on Expanded Carrier Screening for Prenatal Genetic Testing (BusinessWire)

January 6, 2017 — Counsyl Strengthens Focus on Preventive Genetic Testing for Women’s Health(BusinessWire)


October 25, 2016 — Counsyl Appoints SVP of Corporate Development and VP of Women’s Health Sales(BusinessWire)

October 13, 2016 — Counsyl to Present Research on Inherited Genetic Conditions at ASRM 2016 Scientific Congress and Expo (BusinessWire)

September 28, 2016 — Counsyl to Present 11 Abstracts at National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Education Conference (BusinessWire)

August 16, 2016 — Landmark Study of Nearly 350,000 Patients Finds Expanded Prenatal Genetic Testing Could Increase Detection of Risk for Serious Inherited Diseases (BusinessWire)

August 10, 2016 — Counsyl’s Genetic Tests Are Now In-Network With Medi-Cal (BusinessWire)

May 25, 2016 — Counsyl Announces Major Oncology Expansion to Advance Genetic Screening for Cancer Risk (BusinessWire)

May 16, 2016 — Counsyl Appoints Distinguished Medical and Scientific Industry Veterans to Board(BusinessWire)

May 9, 2016 — Counsyl to Present at the 2016 ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting(BusinessWire)

March 7, 2016 — Counsyl to Present Findings From Over Half a Million DNA Screens at the 2016 American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting(BusinessWire)

March 2, 2016 — Counsyl Appoints John Tan as SVP of Operations (BusinessWire)

January 11, 2016 — Counsyl to Present at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference(BusinessWire)

January 08, 2016 — Counsyl Appoints Ted Snelgrove as Chief Business Officer (BusinessWire)