Provision and quality assurance of preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Europe

@article{Corveleyn2008ProvisionAQ,
  title={Provision and quality assurance of preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Europe},
  author={Anniek Corveleyn and Michael A. Morris and Elisabeth M. C. Dequeker and Karen Dora Sermon and James Lawford Davies and Guillermo Anti{\~n}olo and Andreas Schmutzler and Jir{\'i} Vanecek and Nick Nagels and Eleni Zika and Francesc Palau and Dolores Ibarreta},
  journal={European Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2008},
  volume={16},
  pages={290-299}
}
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) is now well established and provided in many European countries. However, regulations, professional standards and accreditation requirements can differ notably. Furthermore, no comprehensive independent data exist either about practice and provision in Europe or about the quality assurance practices and procedures designed to optimize the quality of the results. Consequently, a study was launched to obtain knowledge, currently lacking, of the provision… CONTINUE READING