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The media has recently been filled with headlines proclaiming that Down syndrome has been “cured”.
The update will result in improved patient prognoses, better informed patient care decisions and reduced costs. (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 Signal
Painstaking new analysis of the genetic sequence of the X chromosome—long perceived as the "female" counterpart to the male-associated Y chromosome—reveals that large portions of the X have evolved to play a specialized role in sperm production.
Scientists at the University of Massachusetts Medical School have made a huge breakthrough in our understanding of Down's syndrome.
The Y chromosomes of cattle have more genes and are more active than the Y chromosomes of other primates, according to researchers.
Scientists studying cancer development have known about micronuclei for some time.
From one family to another, the Chengs publish a free book for families dealing with the loss of an infant. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 In
New research has found that routine screening using a non-invasive test that analyzes fetal DNA in a pregnant woman's blood can accurately detect Down's syndrome and other genetic fetal abnormalities in the first trimester.
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