To know or not to know the genomic sequence of a fetus




To know or not to know the genomic sequence of a fetus, by Christian Netzer, Dagmar Schmitz & Wolfram Henn published in Nature Review Genetics, October 2012. Groundbreaking technical advances have opened the door for whole-genome analysis in prenatal genetic diagnosis (PND)1, and recently the proof-of-principle has been provided that non-invasive reconstruction of the entire […]