home   genetic news   bioinformatics   biotechnology   literature   journals   ethics   positions   events   sitemap
  HUM-MOLGEN -> Genetic News | search  

Challenging the Strategy of Maternal Age-Based Prenatal Genetic Counseling

  March, 29 2006 9:59
your information resource in human molecular genetics
Data from the 1970s which appeared to suggest that at the age of 35 years a woman had a similar chance of delivering a child with aneuploidy as experiencing a miscarriage after an amniocentesis. That age became "the" prompt for genetic counseling. Much has been learned since then, and this is discussed in an article published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) by Berkowitz et al. (Challenging the Strategy of Maternal Age-Based Prenatal GC, JAMA, 2006; Vol. 295; pp. 1446-1448).


Posted by: Tressie Dalaya

Message posted by: Trevor M. D'Souza

print this article mail this article
Latest News
Variants Associated with Pediatric Allergic Disorder

Mutations in PHF6 Found in T-Cell Leukemia

Genetic Risk Variant for Urinary Bladder Cancer

Antibody Has Therapeutic Effect on Mice with ALS

Regulating P53 Activity in Cancer Cells

Anti-RNA Therapy Counters Breast Cancer Spread

Mitochondrial DNA Diversity

The Power of RNA Sequencing

‘Pro-Ageing' Therapy for Cancer?

Niche Genetics Influence Leukaemia

Molecular Biology: Clinical Promise for RNA Interference

Chemoprevention Cocktail for Colon Cancer

more news ...

Generated by News Editor 2.0 by Kai Garlipp
WWW: Kai Garlipp, Frank S. Zollmann.
7.0 © 1995-2023 HUM-MOLGEN. All rights reserved. Liability, Copyright and Imprint.