A new method for prenatal genetic testing relies on just a blood draw
Non-invasive method has the potential to survey the entire fetal exome without the need for amniocentesis
Support for this study was provided by Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Mental Health.
Brand H, Whelan C, et al. High-resolution and noninvasive fetal exome screening. New England Journal of Medicine. Online November 23, 2023. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc2216144.