Close Menu

Ready or Not

At his blog, Neuroskeptic says broad-scale commercial fetal genome testing is "likely to become possible in the next few years." While researchers have already scanned fetal genomes to detect chromosomal abnormalities like Down syndrome, "those diseases are just the low-hanging fruit at the tip of the iceberg," Neuroskeptic says.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Register for Free.

A New Zealand minister says the country's genetic modification laws need to be re-examined to help combat climate change, the New Zealand Herald reports.

A new analysis finds some cancers receive more nonprofit dollars than others.

An Australian mother's conviction in the deaths of her children may be re-examined after finding that two of the children carried a cardiac arrhythmia-linked gene variant.

In Science this week: comparative analysis of sex differences in mammal gene expression, and more.