Integration of noninvasive DNA testing for aneuploidy into prenatal care: what has happened since the rubber met the road?

Abstract

BACKGROUND Over the past 2 years, noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT), which uses massively parallel sequencing to align and count DNA fragments floating in the plasma of pregnant women, has become integrated into prenatal care. Professional societies currently recommend offering NIPT as an advanced screen to pregnant women at high risk for fetal aneuploidy… (More)
DOI: 10.1373/clinchem.2013.202663

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