New prenatal genetic screening test has lower false positive rate

Madely Health Headlines Commentary for June 24, 2013


Prenatal blood test could revolutionize birth defect screening


M. M. Gil, M. S. Quezada, B. Bregant, M. Ferraro, K. H. Nicolaides. Implementation of maternal blood cell-free DNA testing in early screening for aneuploidies.Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2013; DOI:10.1002/uog.12504

K. H. Nicolaides, D. Wright, L. C. Poon, A. Syngelaki, M. Gil.First-trimester contingent screening for trisomy 21 by biomarkers and maternal blood cell-free DNA testing.Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2013; DOI:10.1002/uog.12511