Actionable news
All posts from Actionable news
Actionable news in EXAS: EXACT Sciences Corporation,

Exact Sciences Completes 54,000 Cologuard Tests during the Second Quarter

MADISON, Wis., July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Exact Sciences Corp. (EXAS) today announced that the company generated revenues of $21.2 million during the second quarter ended June 30, 2016, representing a 161-percent increase from $8.1 million in the second quarter of 2015. The company completed approximately 54,000 Cologuard tests during the second quarter, an increase of approximately 160 percent compared to the 21,000 tests completed during the same period of 2015. Since Cologuard's launch and through the end of the second quarter of 2016, approximately 41,000 physicians have ordered the test.

"Continued execution of our sales and direct-to-consumer marketing strategies during the second quarter drove an increase in new physicians ordering Cologuard and broader patient awareness and demand for our non-invasive colon cancer screening test," said Kevin Conroy, chairman and CEO of Exact Sciences. "As a result, we delivered another strong quarterly financial performance, highlighted by robust annualized...