TITLE

Where are we going with preimplantation genetic diagnosis?

AUTHOR(S)
Krahn, Timothy
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/8/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 10, p1445
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the decision the British Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority to license preimplantation genetic diagnosis for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and hereditary non-polyopsis colorectal cancer. The author believes that the agency's decision has downgraded its criteria for "significant risk" of being affected by a serious inherited genetic condition.
ACCESSION #
25159789

 

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