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NEW YORK – The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) has developed new guidelines on the use of exome sequencing in prenatal care.

The new guidelines aim to assist referring physicians, laboratory geneticists, genetic counselors, and other medical professionals in understanding the complexity and implications of using this technology in the prenatal setting, and to guide clinical labs in the development of protocols and policies related to the use of prenatal exome sequencing.

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