News & Events

Recent News

The following articles feature interviews and reports on Natera and our technology:

  • What couples starting a family should know about prenatal testing (February 2015): SFGate
  • What are Prenatal tests Really Telling You (December 2014): The Bump
  • Panorama is a new Prenatal test that provides "fewer stressful false positives by looking at the baby's DNA" (December 2014): American Baby
  • Panorama screens for 22q11.2 deletion syndrome and is the only NIPT that separates mother's and placenta DNA (October 2014): Fox News
  • The Latest on Genetic Testing via Noninvasive Prenatal Tests (October 2014): Parenting
  • The Future of Diagnosing Genetic Disorders: Non-Invasive Prenatal Genetic Testing (August 2014): The Doctors Channel
  • First trimester gentic screening available with blood test (May 2014): Chicago Parent
  • Natera Selected as a 2013 Fierce 15 Device and Diagnostic Company (October 2013): Fierce 15
  • Natera Expands Panorama™ to Include Detection of Triploidy, Following Publication of Validation Data in Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy (October 2013): National Post
  • The next big thing in pregnancy: Sequencing your baby's genome (August 2013): Fortune
  • Genomic testing reaches into the womb (July 2013): Nature Biotechnology
  • With Down syndrome diagnoses comes a wrenching choice (May 2013): USA Today
  • Q & A with Natera’s Chief Technology Officer, Jonathan Sheena (May 2013): MedGadget
  • New DNA-based Prenatal Test: Another company has launched a non-invasive DNA screen for genetic disorders in unborn babies, adding to the competition in an emerging market (March 2013): The Scientist
  • New Blood Test May Signal End of Invasive Prenatal Testing (February 2013): U.S. News & World Report LP


Press Releases

Learn more about what's been happening lately at Natera.


December 2014

  • Published Study Shows Panorama™ NIPT is Validated to Screen for Microdeletion Syndromes at 9 Weeks of Pregnancy

November 2014

  • Panorama Prenatal Screening Test Proven To Identify Vanishing Twins And Triploidy

July 2014

  • Natera Launches Carrier Screening under Horizon™ Brand in Partnership with Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory

June 2014

  • Natera Enters into Partnership with the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research to Advance Cancer Diagnostics Research

May 2014

  • Natera and the International 22q11.2 Foundation Establish Exclusive Partnership to Promote Early Screening of the 22q11.2 Deletion

April 2014

  • Natera Receives Conditional Approval from New York State Department of Health for Panorama™ NIPT with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

March 2014

  • Natera Announces Launch of Panorama™ Non-Invasive Prenatal Test in Portugal and Thailand

February 2014

  • Natera Initiates Partnership with ProPath for Distribution of Panorama™ Non-Invasive Prenatal Test in United States
  • Natera Expands Panorama™ Non-Invasive Prenatal Test to Screen for Clinically Significant Microdeletions 

January 2014

December 2013

  • Natera Receives New York State Laboratory Permit for Its Portfolio of Next-Generation Preconception and Prenatal Genetic Tests 
  • Natera Names Susan Gross, M.D., Chief Medical Officer
  • DiagCor to Launch Natera’s Panorama™ Non-Invasive Prenatal Test in Hong Kong 

November 2013

  • Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein and Natera Partner to Offer Panorama™, Natera’s Non-Invasive Prenatal Test for Detection of Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Natera’s Non-Invasive Prenatal Test, Panorama™, to be Offered as Part of the California Prenatal Screening Program 

October 2013

  • Natera and Médica Fértil Announce Birth of First Baby in Mexico to be Screened with Non-Invasive Prenatal Test, Panorama™ 
  • Natera Selected as a 2013 Fierce 15 Device and Diagnostic Company
  • Natera Expands Panorama™ to Include Detection of Triploidy, Following Publication of Validation Data in Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 

September 2013

  • Natera and Solstas Lab Partners Enter Distribution Agreement for Non-Invasive Prenatal Test, Panorama™
  • Natera Partners with LifeLabs Medical Laboratory Services to Distribute Non-Invasive Prenatal Test Panorama™ in Canada 

August 2013

  • World Economic Forum Selects Natera as 2014 Technology Pioneer
  • DASA Group to Provide Natera’s Panorama™ Non-Invasive Prenatal Test for Detection of Chromosomal Abnormalities, Such as Down Syndrome, from the Ninth Week of Gestation

June 2013

  • Data Demonstrating Accurate Detection of Multiple Sex Chromosome Abnormalities by Natera’s Panorama™ NIPT Published in Prenatal Diagnosis
  • Unilabs and Natera Initiate Partnership for Distribution of Non-Invasive Prenatal Test, Panorama™, in Switzerland/Scandinavia

May 2013

  • Natera and Echevarne Collaborate to Launch New Non-Invasive Prenatal Test Panorama™ in Spain, Iberia
  • amedes und Natera bieten gemeinsam nicht-invasiven Test für die Pränataldiagnostik in Deutschland an
  • Data Published in Prenatal Diagnosis Demonstrate Panorama’s Ability to Accurately Detect Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Natera Completes $54.6 Million Financing to Support Expansion, Continued Global Rollout of Non-Invasive Prenatal Test Panorama™ 

March 2013

  • ARUP Laboratories Announces Availability of Natera's Non-Invasive Prenatal Test, Panorama™

February 2013

  • Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc. Will Offer Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) From Natera
  • Natera Launches Non-Invasive Prenatal Test Panorama™ with Best-in-Class Sensitivity, Specificity for Detection of Fetal Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Quest Diagnostics to Provide Nationwide Access to Natera’s New Non-Invasive Prenatal Test 
  • Validation Data Presented by Natera Demonstrates Best-in-Class Specificity and Sensitivity of Non-Invasive Prenatal Test Panorama™ at Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting


Upcoming Events

ACOG District IX (Joint District VI, VIII & IX)

  • Napa, California
  • September 5-7, 2014

ISUOG:International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Barcelona, Spain
  • September 14-17, 2014

NSGC:National Society of Genetic Counselors

  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • September 17-20, 2014

ACOG District II

  • New York, New York
  • October 17-19, 2014

ASHG: American Society of Human Genetics

  • San Diego. California
  • October 18-22, 2014

ASRM:American Society for Reproductive Medicine

  • Honolulu, Hawaii
  • October 18-23, 2014

World Symposium of Perinatal Medicine 

  • San Diego, California
  • November 20-22, 2014

World FMF London

  • London, England
  • December, 2014