By Justin Petrone

Chromosomal microarrays could eventually become the standard of care for prenatal genetic testing in the US if implemented correctly, according to the results of a recent study.

A team of geneticists from New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center, Emory University, Baylor College of Medicine, Signature Genomics, and Genzyme Genetics compared chromosomal array-based testing with standard karyotyping to identify abnormalities in fetal samples.

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