Episode 1073

FM #1073 - MRN Diagnostics Dr. Greg Chiklis - 10/05/23

Published on: 11th October, 2023

This shares my interview and discussion with MRN Diagnostics CEO Dr. Greg Chiklis. Our discussion was conducted on site at the MRN facility in the Forge Park Industrial Park.

  • What is MRN’s mission? The role of the MRN’s Clinical Research Division 
  • About the clinical research studies that are currently available (Ageros, Leidos)
  • Studies are handled by an experienced team of clinical coordinators who follow stringent protocols to ensure the safety of our donors and the integrity of our studies
  • Donors will receive compensation for each study that they participate in
  • Create the Biorepository for future studies
  • How we can get involved in one or more of these clinical collections
  • For more information on how you can take part, please contact us at (508) 384-0033 or email collections@mrndx.com

The recording runs about 36 minutes, so let’s listen to my conversation with Dr. Greg Chiklis.


Home page for MRD -> https://www.mrndx.com/ 

Clinical Collections Flyer -> https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PYwt2IFAnf6TYSQKQLyAWQZZDWPw87GL/view?usp=drive_link

How to donate to one of the collections -> https://www.mrndx.com/donor-home 

Clinical Compensation summary -> https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GBAv27U-0aGb7K5jAtnc2xchHBVHs8EU/view?usp=drive_link


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