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2013-10-20 23:00:53

Pathways Real Life Recovery is happy to announce that they are now offering genetic testing in order to help people find the medications that will help them properly. South Jordan, UT (PRWEB) October 20, 2013 Pathways Real Life Recovery is a business based solely on the premise of helping people. They take pride in helping anyone of any age, race, or gender live a healthier, happier life. In this vain, Pathways is happy to announce that they are now offering genetic testing. For those...

2013-10-17 17:00:50

National survey brings miscarriage misconceptions out into the open, rescue karyotyping provides critical information about causes of miscarriage The majority of Americans inaccurately believe miscarriage is rare and misunderstand its causes, creating an often isolating and guilt-ridden experience for those who experience it. These are the findings in the first-ever national survey to assess attitudes and perceptions towards miscarriage, which was conducted by researchers at Montefiore...

2013-10-09 23:24:00

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Fertility Centers of Illinois discusses genetic screening for breast cancer and fertility preservation during a breast cancer diagnosis. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 For some families with the BRCA1 gene mutation, the lifetime risk of breast cancer can be as high as 80 percent, with the average risk of breast cancer resulting from a BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation ranging from 45 to 65 percent. Through advances in modern science, couples are...

2013-10-09 23:19:46

With the recent publicity about celebrity Angelina Jolie dealing with her hereditary cancer risk by undergoing surgery, discussion of genetic testing for cancer has been in the news. While there’s lots of information and misinformation around this issue, here are some facts and frequently asked questions. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 With the recent publicity about celebrity Angelina Jolie dealing with her hereditary cancer risk by undergoing surgery, discussion of genetic...

2013-10-09 23:03:10

Hayes, Inc., webinar shares case examples of how genetic testing algorithms inform care management Lansdale, PA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Wading through the intricacies of specific genetic tests to determine the most cost-effective approach to testing for individuals with suspected genetic diseases is a challenge. The Right Genetic Test for the Right Patient at the Right Cost, a webinar hosted by Hayes, Inc., a leader in promoting better health outcomes through the use of evidence, will...

2013-10-08 13:53:37

Technology as sensitive as standard methodology but more efficient, say researchers in the Journal of Molecular Diagnostics The recognition of a causal link between mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and increased risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer has intensified the demand for genetic testing. Identifying mutations in these large genes by conventional methods can be time consuming and costly. A report in the November issue of the Journal of Molecular Diagnostics describes a new...

2013-10-02 23:22:13

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Genetic Testing Market Outlook to 2017. London (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 A recent report, “Genetic Testing Market Outlook to 2017”, provides an in-depth analysis of the current and future genetic testing market. A comprehensive introduction of gene-based tests, their working principles and types are covered in around a 140-page report. On account of our analysis of the past and present market trends; drivers; and existing...


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