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Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

September 6, 2010Carole 2 Comments »

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) is a technical procedure that was invented to determine if an embryo is likely to carry a genetic disease or other gene of interest. Based on this information, embryos without the genetic mutation are selected for transfer.  PGD can only be done a part of an in vitro fertilization cycle because […]

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