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Non-invasive prenatal testing – safer or simply more profitable?

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Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is growing more and more popularand is advertised worldwide by dozens of companies as a safer alternative to invasive testing. In most countries it is paid for privately by the patient. But its

What about noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) from ‘cell-free fetal DNA’ (cffDNA)?

To know anything about the unborn human life was pure science fiction until the end of the 1950s. However today, prenatal diagnostics is routine, and many different approaches are available to check out the health of a