Preimplantation HLA testing.

@article{Verlinsky2004PreimplantationHT,
  title={Preimplantation HLA testing.},
  author={Yury Verlinsky and Svetlana Rechitsky and Tatyana Sharapova and Randy Morris and Mohammed Taranissi and Anver Kuliev},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2004},
  volume={291 17},
  pages={2079-85}
}
CONTEXT Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) has become an option for couples for whom termination of an affected pregnancy identified by traditional prenatal diagnosis is unacceptable and is applicable to indications beyond those of prenatal diagnosis, such as HLA matching to affected siblings to provide stem cell transplantation. OBJECTIVE To… CONTINUE READING