Gene Testing. Jennifer Adams CMB 610 October 15, 2009. Presentation Focus. Gene Testing Defined Historical Perspective Reasons for Gene Testing Personal and Societal Implications Legislation. Gene Testing Defined. Detection of differences or abnormalities in DNA sequences
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
October 15, 2009
HD - 1993
PKU - 1961
This is the easy part…
Lack of cures
How much do we really want to know?
Evaluation and Research (CHEAR)
Unit Study 1997
The Future of Gene Testing?
Catching Up With the Science?
Health Insurance & Employment
Here's what you do:
1. Order a kit ($399 USD) from our online store.
2. Claim your kit, spit into the tube,
and send it to the lab.
3. Our CLIA-certified lab analyzes your DNA in 2-4 weeks.
4. Log in and start exploring your genome.
At BioGlobe, a number of regions across six different exons are sequenced to capture the mutations known to cause over 99% of the cystic fibrosis cases. Using information in online databases, variations in the sequenced data are evaluated, and subsequently a diagnosis is produced.