Preimplantation diagnosis for single gene disorders.


Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) allows patients who are carriers or who are affected by genetic diseases to select unaffected embryos for transfer before becoming pregnant. The practice of PGD is evolving with rapid advances in technology and biopsy methods. Testing for a specific gene mutation can be performed in combination with 24-chromosome… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0033-1363552


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@article{Berger2014PreimplantationDF, title={Preimplantation diagnosis for single gene disorders.}, author={Victoria K Berger and Valerie Lynn Baker}, journal={Seminars in reproductive medicine}, year={2014}, volume={32 2}, pages={107-13} }