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Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

Peter Griffin posted in on June 18th, 2008.

What is Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)? Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) is a procedure for genetically testing early-stage human embryos.  Its main use is to test for inherited genetic conditions and chromosomal abnormalities, such as Down Syndrome. It is also used to find embryos that are a tissue match for siblings who are affected with certain […]

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