What you should know about expanded genetic carrier screening?

What you should know about expanded genetic carrier screening? A recent study published in the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA), looked into the possibility of routine screening of all couples for a single recessive gene carrier status. This is irrespective of their family history. Between 2012 and 2015 more than 300,000 individual were [...]

By |2017-07-06T17:00:25+00:00August 24th, 2016|Genetic Testing, Insemination|Comments Off on What you should know about expanded genetic carrier screening?

What Should you Know Before Deciding About Comprehensive Chromosome Screening ( CCS ) Or Preimplantation Genetic Screening ( PGS )?

What Should you Know Before Deciding About Comprehensive Chromosome Screening ( CCS ) Or Preimplantation Genetic Screening ( PGS )? CCS or PGS is a scientific intervention that some patients may consider for a variety of reasons. This is different from Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis ( PGD ). In PGD, the scientists are looking for [...]

By |2017-07-06T16:56:22+00:00August 17th, 2016|Fertility, Genetic Testing|Comments Off on What Should you Know Before Deciding About Comprehensive Chromosome Screening ( CCS ) Or Preimplantation Genetic Screening ( PGS )?