|Poor prognosis for leukemia patients with trisomy 13|
This was the case, for example, in about one percent of AML patients whose cells reveal a mutation that has given them an extra copy of chromosome 13 (trisomy 13). Studying these alterations, therefore, requires investigating a very large number of cases.
HealthCanal.com - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:33
|Child living with Trisomy 18 receives special surprise|
The family of a Martin County girl living with Trisomy 18, a lifelong genetic disorder, received a much needed surprise Saturday. Hundreds of bikers rode near Williamston Saturday morning to help raise money for a handicap accessible van to give to ...
WCTI12.com - Sat, 19 Jul 2014 19:33
|Photographer: Give children with trisomy a shot|
Rick Guidotti holds Summer Schmidt, 2, of Suffolk on Friday, July 11, 2014 during a photo session outside the Sheraton Waterside Hotel. Summer has the genetic disorder trisomy 13. Summer, her mom, Abir, at left, and dad, Bobby, were attending the ...
The Virginian-Pilot - Sun, 13 Jul 2014 17:11
|Carey establishes emergency scholarship|
Trisomy 18 is a chromosomal disorder caused by the presence of all, or part of, an extra 18th chromosome. Children born with the disorder may have kidney malformations, structural heart defects at birth, intestines protruding outside the body ...
Hattiesburg American - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:00
|Sequenom, Inc. Reports Financial Results For The Second Quarter Of 2014|
Performance of the VisibiliT test was determined by a clinical evaluation study of over 1,000 low and high risk samples, and demonstrated greater than 99% sensitivity and 99.9% specificity for trisomies 21 and 18. This performance has been maintained ...
Wall Street Journal - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:15
|A special mall excursion for some Medford teens|
Participants have ranged in age from about 12 - 19 years old, although last year three attendees with Trisomy 21 were 29 and 30. As a general rule, chaperones are provided for the students up through age 16. They are also provided for students who are ...
South Jersey Local News - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:11
|Improving awareness of preconception health among adolescents: experience ...|
The greatest improvement was observed for questions about Trisomy 21, folic acid intake and toxoplasmosis with percentages improvement of 96%, 172% and 83% respectively. Being female or in private school was a significant predictor of higher scores in ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release) - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 04:48
|Sequenom Laboratories Expands International Noninvasive Prenatal Testing ...|
A poster entitled, 'Application of risk-score analysis to low-coverage whole genome sequencing data for the noninvasive detection of trisomy 21 and trisomy 18,' will be presented at the 18th International Conference on Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy ...
CNNMoney - Mon, 21 Jul 2014 04:03