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What is Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis?

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) allows for the detection of life-altering genetic abnormalities prior to embryo transfer during IVF. The procedure can also help patients suffering from certain fertility challenges as well. PGD is recommended for patients who are at an increased … Continue reading

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New podcast discusses PGD

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) allows for the detection of life-altering genetic abnormalities prior to embryo transfer during IVF. The procedure can also help patients suffering from certain fertility challenges as well. The PGD procedure is an evaluation of chromosomes, thread-like structures … Continue reading

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Better genetic testing

Fertility clinics like RSCNJ use pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) to find chromosomal abnormalities or genetic mutations passed on by parents to their in vitro fertilized (IVF) embryos. However, it is not possible to comprehensively scan the embryos genome to detect … Continue reading

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Checking for genetic disorders

If you fear you’re at risk for/or a carrier of a genetic disorder such as cystic fibrosis, Tay Sachs, sickle cell, Huntington’s chorea or Thalasemia, we can help. Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey offers pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), which … Continue reading

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