Latest Preimplantation genetic diagnosis Stories
Researchers are now finding links between Downâ€™s syndrome and drugs used in in-vitro fertilization (IVF) for older women.
MGRC unveils comprehensive range of new genetic screening services for inherited and infectious diseases. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (PRWEB) July 02, 2011 Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad (MGRC), one of Asiaâ€™s leading genome sequencing and analysis service providers, today launched a range of comprehensive genetic screening services, as well as an all-in-one test for a multitude of infectious diseases.
Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) can give women at risk of passing on a mitochondrial DNA disorder to their offspring a good chance of being able to give birth to an unaffected child.
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have devised a new technique, which helps couples that are affected by or are carriers of genetic diseases have in vitro fertilized babies free of both the disease in question and other chromosomal abnormalities.
A first for the Columbia fertility center, a specialized diagnostic procedure is used to help a couple stop the transmission of Huntington's disease. West Columbia, SC (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Imagine being faced with this choice...
Fertility Practice Shows Support for Healthy Pregnancies Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 For the second consecutive year, Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) is sponsoring the March of Dimesâ€™ annual fundraiser, â€œMarch for Babies,â€ in Fairfield, CT.
A new study demonstrates that a procedure used in preconception diagnosis to identify eggs that are free of genetic disease might not work well in all cases.
The Human Genetics Commission (HGC), upon the request for advice from the U.K. National Screening Committee, reported that genetic tests for inherited diseases should be made widely available to couples before pregnancy.
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. ("ACT"; OTC Bulletin Board: ACTC), a leader in the field of regenerative medicine, announced today that it has been issued a patent on its "single-blastomere" technique.
As scientists continue to crack codes of genetic diseases, http://www.KnowYourGenes.org provides a resource for adults and parents-to-be to help understand what those advances mean.
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