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.
Struggling with spinocerebellar ataxia and curious what your family planning options are? Read on for more information.
How to manage your genetic predisposition in order to have a child without a genetic disease using carrier screening and PGT (formerly known as PGD).
PGT (formerly known as PGD) for Tay-Sachs Disease can help parents who are carriers of this genetic disorder have a healthy child.
HBOC Syndrome puts women (and men) at a much higher risk of developing breast, ovarian and other types of cancer.