|Most Children With Trisomy 18 Not Born, Lilliana Defied the Odds|
Most children with Trisomy 18 are screened in the womb and not born, and if they are born, they are often denied medical treatment under an ideology that defines them as “incompatible with life.” Last year, Barb Farlow sent me the story of Lilliana ...
LifeNews.com - Mon, 20 May 2013 07:58
|To his mother, Trisomy 18 child in St. Petersburg is forever her perfect boy|
But when Donnie came, 5 pounds of pale wrinkles, tiny ears and curled toes, doctors wouldn't even let her hold him. Something was wrong. Trisomy 18, they told her. The extra chromosome brought complications that meant he probably wouldn't live to his ...
Tampabay.com - Fri, 10 May 2013 09:36
|Data Published in Prenatal Diagnosis Demonstrate Panorama's Ability to ...|
The Fetal Medicine Foundation and Natera today announced the publication of data in Prenatal Diagnosis demonstrating the high accuracy of Natera's non-invasive prenatal testing technology, which detected all cases of trisomy 21 (Down syndrome), trisomy ...
National Post - Wed, 01 May 2013 00:05
|Q & A with Natera's Chief Technology Officer, Jonathan Sheena|
Medgadget.com - Tue, 30 Apr 2013 09:17
|Natera Completes $54.6 Million Financing to Support Expansion, Continued ...|
Fort Mills Times - Wed, 01 May 2013 04:45
|Echevarne to distribute Natera's non-invasive prenatal screening test in Spain|
Panorama was launched in March 2013 for the detection of trisomy 21 (Down syndrome), trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome), trisomy 13 (Patau syndrome) and select sex chromosome abnormalities, such as monosomy X (Turner's syndrome). “We have invested ...
News-Medical.net - Wed, 15 May 2013 04:24
|Baby with rare disorder making history at the IWK|
Ezekiel Willington has a rare genetic condition called Trisomy 18. Many babies with it die before birth and those who are born alive aren't treated because of the associated health issues. But Ezekiel of Moncton is nearing four months old. The CBC's ...
CBC.ca - Thu, 09 May 2013 04:57
|An estimated 50000 people live with Down syndrome in Germany, and many of ...|
German TV host Kai Pflaume is on a mission - he wants to raise awareness for people with trisomy 21, or Down syndrome. In a new four-part TV series to be broadcast in June on Germany's main network ARD, he visits people living with Down syndrome and ...
Deutsche Welle - Tue, 21 May 2013 04:57
|The appearance of medical care is not enough|
Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards syndrome, is a genetic defect that can cause several medical problems in children. According to the Trisomy 18 Foundation, less than 10 percent of children with the condition survive to their first birthday. During one ...
National Right to Life News - Fri, 17 May 2013 10:24
|20-Year-Old With Trisomy 18 Is Mom's 'Perfect Boy'|
Karen Heaton didn't expect her son to live past his first birthday -- yet Donnie is now one of the oldest males living with Trisomy 18. As the Tampa Bay Times reports, Donnie can't walk, talk or feed himself. But his mom, who gave birth at age 42 and ...
Health News Florida - Mon, 13 May 2013 07:25