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Science Translational Medicine Podcast: 12 January 2011

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Science Translational Medicine  12 Jan 2011:
Vol. 3, Issue 65, pp. 65pc1
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3002122

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  • Science Translational Medicine Podcast: 12 January 2011

    Participants: Laird Jackson and Orla Smith

    A conversation with Laird Jackson of Drexel University in Philadelphia about how the latest genomic sequencing technologies are being used to develop new carrier screens and prenatal genetic tests for inherited diseases.

    Highlighted article:

    L. Jackson, R. E. Pyeritz, Molecular Technologies Open New Clinical Genetic Vistas. Sci.Transl. Med. 3, 65ps2 (2011).

    C. J. Bell, D. L. Dinwiddie, N. A. Miller, S. L. Hateley, E. E. Ganusova, J. Mudge, R. J. Langley, L. Zhang, C. C. Lee, F. D. Schilkey, V. Sheth, J. E. Woodward, H. E. Peckham, G. P. Schroth, R. W. Kim, S. F. Kingsmore, Carrier Testing for Severe Childhood Recessive Diseases by Next-Generation Sequencing. Sci.Transl. Med. 3, 65ra4 (2011).

    Y. M. Dennis Lo, K. C. Allen Chan, Hao Sun, Eric Z. Chen Peiyong Jiang, Fiona M. F. Lun, Yama W. Zheng, Tak Y. Leung, Tze K. Lau, Charles R. Cantor, Rossa W. K. Chiu, Maternal Plasma DNA Sequencing Reveals the Genome-Wide Genetic and Mutational Profile of the Fetus. Sci.Transl. Med. 2, 61ra91 (2010).

    Length: 12 minutes

    File size: 11.2 MB

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