Jason Jones named Chief Information Officer for MPLN

Molecular Pathology Laboratory Network, Inc. (MPLN) recently named Jason Jones the Chief Information Officer.

As the new Chief Information Officer, Jones is responsible for all aspects of the information infrastructure and software development and deployment for MPLN and its divisions, Ascendant Medical Laboratory and Geneuity® Clinical Research Services.

Jones brings with him more than 17 years experience in information technology (IT). Prior to joining MPLN, Jones served in the U.S. Marine Corps where he was granted top security clearance to work in areas of national defense. Jones holds many IT certifications and is one of the few people in the United States with such a high degree of specialization in IT.

MPLN is a privately held molecular diagnostic laboratory founded in 1989 and headquartered in Maryville, TN. A leader in laboratory medicine, MPLN offers a comprehensive selection of molecular diagnostics and cytogenetic testing that targets oncology, women’s health, prenatal care, medical genetics and pharmacogenetics and infectious disease.

The laboratory also has extensive expertise in chromosome analysis, flow cytometry, fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH), real-time and quantitative polymerase chain reaction technologies, immunohistochemistry and gene sequencing.

MPLN is certified by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP), and licensed by the states of Tennessee, Florida, New York and Maryland.

For more information about MPLN’s advanced technologies and personalized services, call 800-932-2943 or visit www.mplnet.com.

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