Metabolism is the series of chemical reactions that break down food into energy in the body. Inborn errors of metabolism are rare genetic conditions that result in blockages in that pathway, typically due to the lack of or ineffective function of certain enzymes. A...
Preimplantation genetic testing (PGT) for hereditary colorectal cancer sub-type familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP); Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) for hereditary colorectal cancer sub-type familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) for hemophilia A and hemophila B; preimplantation genetic testing (PGT) for hemophilia A and hemophila B.
Case study on PGT for ADPKD, also referred to as PGD for ADPKD.
Because the heart muscle is controlled by the automatic (involuntary) nervous system, we often take our heartbeat for granted. The characteristic, steady rhythm that sounds like “lub, dub...lub, dub...lub,dub” is controlled by our body’s very own coordinated...
After receiving SMA carrier screening results, many couples choose to use preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGT) to have a healthy baby.
PGT for Huntington disease helps prospective parents ensure they don’t pass the condition on to their children.
Learning that an adult-onset disorder like Huntington Disease runs in your family can be scary. PGT is a way to prevent passing on the related mutation.
Parents with early-onset hereditary Alzheimer’s disease can rely on PGT for Alzheimer’s disease detection to avoid passing it to their children.