Jul 2, 2020
Join us as we dive into the ACMG updated guidelines on genetic testing with Aishwarya Arjunan, the clinical product specialist for carrier screening at Myriad Women's Health. Based in San Francisco, Aishwarya shares her expertise on the latest advancements in genetic testing, focusing on cystic fibrosis screening for gestational carriers. Learn about the differences between testing and screening, the importance of comprehensive screening regardless of ethnicity, and how these updates provide more equitable care for all populations. Don't miss this informative conversation that sheds light on the evolving field of genetic testing and its impact on family planning.
Deignan, J.L., Astbury, C., Cutting, G.R. et al. CFTR variant testing: a technical standard of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG). Genet Med (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41436-020-0822-5
You can learn more about the updated guidelines of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics at their website: https://www.acmg.net/
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