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2010-02-04 15:04:54

In a study to be presented today at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's (SMFM) annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting â„¢, in Chicago, researchers will unveil findings that show that measuring the fetal zone of the adrenal gland is a better predictor of pre-term birth than measuring cervical length.

2010-02-01 07:15:00

MEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Preservation of amniotic fluid stem cells is an innovative technology that recently became available to expecting mothers in the United States with Biocell Center having launched its pioneering service here following its success in Europe.

2010-01-06 11:23:41

Current use of prenatal ultrasounds in women with singleton pregnancies is 55% greater than in 1996, even in low-risk pregnancies.

2009-12-03 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sequenom, Inc. (Nasdaq: SQNM), today announced that Dr. Yves Ville has joined the company's Clinical Advisory Board. Dr.

2009-09-14 08:58:12

New article examines the influence of current tests on birth rates, assesses forthcoming tests, and calls for the establishment of medical and educational policies.

2009-04-30 17:02:00

HOUSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As an expectant mother, her first official Mother's Day doesn't have to be next year, after her special delivery arrives.

2009-02-05 03:00:00

MINEOLA, N.Y., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Lenetix, Inc. today announced the launch of an Institutional Review Board (IRB)-approved screening study of an improved first and second trimester non-invasive fetal diagnostic test to detect Down syndrome.

2009-01-27 07:00:00

-- New Technology May Allow Development of Accurate Blood Test for Common Genetic Disorders Early in Pregnancy -- MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan.


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