October 5, 2012
New DNA Tests Can Spot Gene Diseases in Babies
Scientists have discovered a way to decode DNA in babies in just days instead of weeks, preventing unknown genetic diseases that could cause death.
“Genomic sequencing like this is very practical and very real now,â€ said Dr. Arthur Beaudet of the Baylor College of Medicine in Texas. “Fast forward a year, and I think this kind of thing will probably be pretty routine.â€
Read about it on BlackHealthZone