At-home colon cancer screening test available at Meriter

New test sold by Madison company approved by FDA in mid-August

Meriter-UnityPoint Health officials announced they will be offering Cologuard, the only FDA noninvasive stool DNA screening test for colorectal cancer, according to a release.

FDA approves local company's DNA-based colon cancer test

Exact Sciences has received Medicare approval, is working with other carriers

Madison-based Exact Sciences' new colon cancer test could be a game changer when it comes to detecting and preventing the nation's second-most-deadly cancer.