1p36 Deletion Syndrome (cont.)

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Current research is focusing on collecting blood from families with a child who has been diagnosed with a chromosomal disorder including microdeletions in order to further develop a non-invasive prenatal screening test based on fetal DNA isolated from maternal blood.

Medically reviewed by Margaret Walsh, MD; American Board of Pediatrics

REFERENCES:

rarechromo.org. 1p36 Study Day Report.

The Ashlyn Horry Foundation. About Us.

U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. 1p36 Deletion Syndrome.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/24/2014

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