noninvasive prenatal diagnosis


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noninvasive prenatal diagnosis

Abbreviation: NIPD
Any test used to identify birth defects that relies on the analysis of blood or easily obtained body fluids.
See also: diagnosis
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Therefore, it is a very exciting time in the field of noninvasive prenatal diagnosis.
Lo, patent portfolio on noninvasive prenatal diagnosis, partially licensed to Sequenom Inc.
Noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of fetal trisomy 21 by allelic ratio analysis using targeted massively parallel sequencing of maternal plasma DNA.
Noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of monogenic diseases by digital size selection and relative mutation dosage on DNA in maternal plasma.
Noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of early onset primary dystonia I in maternal plasma.
Fetal-specific DNA methylation ratio permits noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of trisomy 21.
Jin has filed patent applications on fetal nucleic acids in maternal plasma for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis, and some of these patents have been licensed to Sequenom, Inc.
Lun filed patent applications on the detection of fetal nucleic acids in maternal plasma for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis.
These protocols and their variants have since become the standard techniques in the field of noninvasive prenatal diagnosis and are used in other fields with a need to measure nucleic acids in plasma (3).