NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory has teamed with Counsyl to offer new combined options for carrier screening testing aimed at prospective parents and for prenatal testing for recessive diseases, MGTL said today.

Counsyl offers screening tests for conditions such as Smith-Lemli-Optiz, carnitine palmitoyltransferase II deficiency, certain types of hearing loss and deafness, and forms of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy.

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