Q&A: EGL's Madhuri Hegde on the Need for Comprehensive Array- and Sequencing-Based Testing | GenomeWeb

madhuri.jpgName: Madhuri Hegde

Title: Executive director, Emory Genetics Laboratory

Next-generation sequencing is not a standalone test, according to Madhuri Hegde. Instead, clinical genetics laboratories should use a combination of deletion/duplication arrays, targeted sequencing panels, and whole-exome sequencing to uncover the mutations that may be causing a patient's disease or disorder.

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