Noninvasive Diagnosis of Fetal Gender: Utility of Combining DYS14 and SRY.

@article{Jacob2015NoninvasiveDO,
  title={Noninvasive Diagnosis of Fetal Gender: Utility of Combining DYS14 and SRY.},
  author={Rintu Rebecca Jacob and Renu Sharma Raj Kumar Tanuja Srivastava D. C. Saxena and Ishwar Chander Verma},
  journal={Genetic testing and molecular biomarkers},
  year={2015},
  volume={19 9},
  pages={505-11}
}
OBJECTIVE Diagnosis of fetal gender early in pregnancy is very useful as it would prevent invasive fetal sampling in almost half the cases at risk of inheriting X-linked disorders or those affecting sexual differentiation. Noninvasive prenatal diagnosis (NIPD) using circulating cell-free fetal (cff) DNA from maternal circulation has emerged as a useful alternative to existing methods for prenatal diagnosis of gender. NIPD eliminates the risk of miscarriage from invasive prenatal diagnosis and… CONTINUE READING