New Test For Down Syndrome Shows Promise

April 3, 2015 3:35 AM

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Down syndrome is the most commonly occurring chromosomal condition. In the United States, one in every 691 babies born has this chromosomal abnormality, says the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS). Recently, a team of United States researchers has discovered that a new blood test among younger and low risk women shows promise in the detection of Down syndrome than other standard prenatal tests.

Down syndrome is the most commonly occurring chromosomal condition. In the United States, one in every 691 babies born has this chromosomal abnormality, says the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS). Recently, a team of United States researchers has discovered that a new blood test among younger an...

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