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Genome Scan For Genetic Disease In Infants
2012-10-04 06:18:41

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Technology is changing faster than ever. With the click of a button you can send messages to friends, share photos and watch videos. This rapid speed is also being seen in medical technology. A new study found that doctors can quickly diagnose genetic diseases in babies with a simple blood test, allowing doctors to decode the baby´s complete genome in two days as opposed to the current time frame of at least six weeks....

2012-08-18 23:01:51

The American Accreditation Healthcare Commission recognizes the Cardinal Glennon NICU as a Neonatal Center of Excellence. Saint Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 18, 2012 Many of the babies we deliver will spend some time at the SSM Cardinal Glennon Children´s Medical Center Dana Brown Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The American Accreditation Healthcare Commission recognizes our NICU as a Neonatal Center of Excellence. In 2002, SSM was the country´s first health care organization to be...


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