Lineagen, Inc. announced it was named to the 2017 Utah 100, MountainWest Capital Network's annual list of the fastest-growing companies in Utah.

Lineagen, ranked 35th out of 100 companies and the top-ranked diagnostics company, was honored at the 23rd annual Utah 100 Awards program, held at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.

"I believe that this recognition is simply a reflection of the clinical value we provide patients affected with developmental disorders and their families.  Furthermore, this is a tribute to the hard work of all our employees and the collective purpose of the company to help these individuals," said Michael Paul, Ph.D., CEO and President of Lineagen. "The team at Lineagen perfectly represents our core values of a pioneering spirit, compassion, integrity and accountability, all surrounding our central tenet of service. The growth of our company provides for our employees, but more importantly, reflects our mission to deliver the unparalleled technology and deep service we perform for our doctors' patients and families, day after day; giving them the most knowledge possible, so those affected can receive better care and live better lives."

"We congratulate all of this year's Utah 100 companies for building outstanding businesses and making strong contributions to Utah's economy," said Reed Chase, chairman of the MWCN Utah 100 committee. "These companies further advance Utah's standing as an excellent place to do business."

Recipients of the Utah 100 were chosen by the percentage of revenue increase of each company between 2013 and 2017.