preimplantation genetic diagnosis
Kindbody Acquires Phosphorus, Plans to Adapt Lab for Fertility Testing
The genetic testing and consumer genomics company will be renamed KindLabs and will provide reproductive health testing for Kindbody's US clinics.
Preconception Genetic Testing Firm Orchid Raises $4.5M in Seed Funding
The company's test uses self-collected saliva samples from potential parents to assess their future child's genetic predisposition to various diseases.
Thermo Fisher Scientific, First Genetics to Develop NGS-Based Diagnostics in Russia
First Genetics will market its F-Genetics NGS System and IVD assays to Russian laboratories for reproductive health testing and cancer diagnostics.
NIPD Genetics Wins $1.5M From Cypriot Foundation to Develop Liquid Biopsy, PGT Assays
The Cyprus-based company has been offering a cell-free DNA-based noninvasive prenatal test for fetal aneuploidies, called Veracity, since 2015.
Sequencing Could Screen for Mendelian Disorders, Aneuploidy in Preimplantation Genetic Testing
Researchers tested the combined PGS and PGD assay in a pilot study and now aim to validate it on larger numbers of disorders and compare it to conventional testing.