Noninvasive Prenatal Testing by Nanopore Sequencing of Maternal Plasma DNA: Feasibility Assessment
Date: 29th January 2015 | Source: Clinical Chemistry
Authors: Suk Hang Cheng, Peiyong Jiang, Kun Sun, Yvonne K.Y. Cheng, K.C. Allen Chan, Tak Y. Leung, Rossa W.K. Chiu, Y.M. Dennis Lo.
Noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) by maternal plasma DNA sequencing is now clinically available for screening fetal chromosomal aneuploidies; these tests have close to 99% sensitivity.. [subscription required, please click here for the article or here for the GenomeWeb article]