Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYGN) a global leader in personalized medicine, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Assurex Health effective August 31, 2016. Assurex Health, which is based in Mason, Ohio, is an informatics-based precision medicine company providing treatment decision support to healthcare providers for mental health patients.

"We are exceptionally pleased to close the Assurex Health acquisition as GeneSight® becomes our second largest product, with an outstanding growth trajectory, substantial current market potential, and the opportunity for expanded indications," said Mark C. Capone, president and CEO, Myriad Genetics. "This acquisition is an excellent strategic fit since it leverages our existing preventive care business unit with the addition of a product that has a market potential of $3 billion in this channel. The acquisition has the added strategic benefit of establishing the foundation for our neuroscience business where GeneSight has a market potential of over $2 billion and the ability to leverage this sales channel for future pipeline products."

To fund the transaction, Myriad entered into a credit agreement with JP Morgan Chase Bank for an aggregate principal amount of $200 million.

About Myriad Genetics
Myriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics. Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs. Myriad is focused on three strategic imperatives: transitioning and expanding its hereditary cancer testing markets, diversifying its product portfolio through the introduction of new products and increasing the revenue contribution from international markets. For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website: www.myriad.com.

Myriad, the Myriad logo, BART, BRACAnalysis, Colaris, Colaris AP, EndoPredict, myPath, myRisk, Myriad myRisk, myRisk Hereditary Cancer, myChoice, myPlan, BRACAnalysis CDx, Tumor BRACAnalysis CDx, myChoice HRD, Vectra and Prolaris are trademarks or registered trademarks of Myriad Genetics, Inc. or its wholly owned subsidiaries in the United States and foreign countries. MYGN-F, MYGN-G

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