carrier test

carrier test

A direct test–detects a mutant gene–eg, Tay-Sachs gene, or indirect test–detects a specific effect–eg, sickle cell or thalassemia trait  designed to identify carriers of a gene for an X-linked or AR disorder
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LTE testing equipment conducts various tests such as carrier test, battery test, OTA test, field test and conformance test.
McCormick v Carrier test The McCormick court set forth three maxims that must be shown by a plaintiff as proof of a serious impairment of a body function.
Tests include the Spectrum pre-implantation genetic test for embryo selection during IVF; the Anora miscarriage test to understand the genetic causes of a pregnancy loss; the Horizon carrier test to detect inherited mutations; and the Panorama non-invasive prenatal test to identify common chromosomal anomalies in a fetus as early as nine weeks of gestation.
This is the first 1Gbps network and also the first 3 component carrier test in Africa.
ECS as a "universal" or "comprehensive" carrier test
All determinants for intention to perform a HbP carrier test (footnote Table 2) were added in the multiple regression, and the question "Will you plan to participate in future HbP carrier screening?" was a dependent variable.
Most importantly, the genetic carrier test we developed improves the diagnosis rate to 98 percent.
Laboratory Performance Characteristics of the Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Test Kit Known Mutations Identified by Test Results in Our Laboratory (d) Coriell, (a) Luminex, (b) and Quest Diagnostics (c) Positive Negative Total Positive 23 0 23 Negative 0 5 5 Total 23 5 28 (a) Cystic fibrosis panel (MUT-2 CF) from Coriell Institute for Medical Research Biorepository, Camden, New Jersey.
The life-cycle implications of how a couple in the young family stage of life confront their future fertility planning in the face of a particular, unfavorable carrier test outcome will be enormous.
Information learned from having a carrier test may provide relief from fear of the unknown.
The company said that it expects to achieve analytical and clinical validation of the HPV carrier test in its CLIA laboratory in March 2013 and, upon completion, the test will be available to clinicians and their patients.