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Down syndrome is a genetic disease resulting from a chromosomal abnormality.
News Release
Extending noninvasive prenatal screening to all 24 human chromosomes can detect genetic disorders that explain miscarriage and abnormalities during pregnancy.
… typically focus only on Down syndrome and other common trisomies. A trisomy is a condition in which there are three … most frequently in both study cohorts, followed by trisomies 15, 16 and 22. Pregnancy and other outcome data were available for 52 of the 60 cases of rare trisomies found in the Australian cohort. Notably, …
Genetic Disorders
Down syndrome is a chromosomal condition related to chromosome 21.
Join us on Wednesday, May 25, as scholars and scientists answer audience questions and address the complexities surrounding historical and present-day eugenics and scientific racism in the context of existing and developing genetic and genomic screening technologies.
15 Ways Genomics Influences Our World
Genomics is revolutionizing health assessments before birth.
… or whether parents who choose to have children with trisomies will face  future discrimination . The Nuffield …