MYGN - Myriad Genetics, Inc.

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Myriad Genetics, Inc.

320 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
United States
801-584-3600
http://www.myriad.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryDiagnostics & Research
Full Time Employees2,400

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mark Christopher CaponeCEO, Pres & Director1.68MN/A1962
Mr. R. Bryan RiggsbeeExec. VP, CFO & Treasurer691.38kN/A1971
Dr. Jerry S. LanchburyChief Scientific Officer749.18kN/A1959
Mr. Richard M. MarshExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.739.3kN/A1958
Mr. Alexander FordPres of Myriad Women's Health806.75kN/A1967
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Myriad Genetics, Inc., a molecular diagnostic company, focuses on developing and marketing novel predictive medicine, personalized medicine, and prognostic medicine tests worldwide. The company offers molecular diagnostic tests, including myRisk Hereditary Cancer, a DNA sequencing test for hereditary cancers; BRACAnalysis, a DNA sequencing test to assess the risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer; BRACAnalysis CDx, a DNA sequencing test for use as a companion diagnostic with the platinum based chemotherapy agents and poly ADP ribose inhibitor Lynparza; riskScore, a clinically validated personalized medicine tool; GeneSight, a DNA genotyping test to optimize psychotropic drug selection for neuroscience patients; and Tumor BRACAnalysis CDx, a DNA sequencing test that is designed to be utilized to predict response to DNA damaging agents. It also provides Vectra DA, a protein quantification test for assessing the disease activity of rheumatoid arthritis; Prolaris, a RNA expression test for assessing the aggressiveness of prostate cancer; EndoPredict, a RNA expression test for assessing the aggressiveness of breast cancer; myPath Melanoma, a RNA expression test for diagnosing melanoma; and myChoice HRD, a companion diagnostic to measure three modes of homologous recombination deficiency. In addition, Myriad Genetics, Inc. offers biomarker discovery, and pharmaceutical and clinical services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical research industries; and operates an internal medicine emergency hospital primarily for internal medicine and hemodialysis. The company has collaboration with AstraZeneca for the development of an indication for BRACAnalysis CDx. Myriad Genetics, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Corporate Governance

Myriad Genetics, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.