Medco Health Solutions, a pharmacy benefits manager, said it has acquired DNA Direct, a genomic-medicine consulting company, for an undisclosed sum. Based in San Francisco, DNA Direct offers guidance to providers, payers and employers on more than 2,000 genetic and molecular tests on the market today. Officials for Franklin Lakes, N.J.-based Medco said they would integrate DNA Direct’s services with its personalized medicine portfolio. “By integrating proven state-of-the-art science into everyday care, we are providing patients and providers with actionable information that drives more personalized care to achieve higher efficacy or improved safety,” said Robert Epstein, chief medical officer of Medco, in a written statement. Clients of DNA Direct include Humana and 298-bed El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, Calif., a hospital that runs a genomic institute (Feb. 1, p. 26).