IRVINE, Calif. and HERSTAL, Belgium, Jan. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MDxHealth SA (Euronext: MDXH), a leading molecular diagnostic company that develops and commercializes epigenetic tests to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients, today announced that Euronext granted the 2014 Best BEL Small Company Award, for the highest return among its peers, to MDxHealth. The award was presented to Dr. Jan Groen, CEO of MDxHealth, by M. Pieter De Crem, Secretary of State for Foreign Trade, at a ceremony last night at the Palais de la Bourse in Brussels, Belgium.
"We are honoured to receive this prestigious award from Euronext and we would like to thank MDxHealth shareholders, scientific collaborators, the medical community, and reimbursement organizations who have supported and entrusted the Company so far," stated Dr. Groen. "Several significant milestones were achieved during 2014 and with broader market adoption of our ConfirmMDx test and increasing reimbursement coverage, we are well-positioned for a strong 2015."
The BEL Small Cap Award is supported by Euronext Brussels, and has established itself as a showcase for the best performing companies within the Belgium small-cap market, providing an opportunity to recognize outstanding achievement.
MDxHealth is a leading molecular diagnostic company that develops and commercializes epigenetic tests to support cancer treatment. The company's tests are based on proprietary gene methylation (epigenetics) technology and assist physicians with the diagnosis of cancer, prognosis of recurrence risk, and prediction of response to a specific therapy. The company's first commercial product, ConfirmMDx® for Prostate Cancer, has been validated to help distinguish patients who have a true-negative biopsy from those who may have undetected cancer, thereby aiding in the reduction of unnecessary repeat biopsies. For more information visit mdxhealth.com and follow us on Twitter at: twitter.com/mdxhealth.
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