Luis Concha

Director, Research & Development

Luis Concha

About Luis Concha

Born in Chile, Dr. Luis Concha is a biochemist. As Associate Director for Research and Development, Luis is responsible for running experiments in the lab, analyzing and tracking data with an objective to perfect the science behind Amprion’s assay. In plain English, Luis is the Field Captain of the Prion Patrol Swat Team.

Please Note: Important Billing Info

To improve patient access to the SYNTap® Biomarker CSF Test, Amprion offers the following billing options:

  • List price of $1500, with courtesy billing for both Medicare and private insurance.
  • An affordable self-pay price of $995 (patients may qualify for financial assistance and/or interest-free payment options).
  • Prices are effective as of January 1, 2024, and are subject to change.


Please note: Amprion is a Medicare participating provider, however, the SYNTap test does not currently have Medicare coverage determination. Also, Amprion is not yet in network with most insurers.

The SYNTap Biomarker CSF Test has been issued a dedicated CPT® PLA code to be used when billing: 0393U.

For additional information, please visit our billing page.