- Genetic testing for aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 deficiency in young adults. Hendershot, C S // Pharmacogenomics Journal;Aug2011, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p247
No abstract available.
- Multiplex genetic testing. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p15
Focuses on the challenges clinicians face in helping patients understand the nature of multiple genetic tests. Definition of multiple genetic testing; Insight into implications of genetic tests; Information on the unique and different backgrounds each type of test require.
- Chromosome 22q11 deletion syndrome: An update and review for the primary pediatrician. Thomas, Janet A.; Graham Jr., John M. // Clinical Pediatrics;May1997, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p253
Focuses on the diagnosis of Chromosome 22q11 deletion syndrome, a human chromosome disorder associated with a wide variety of phenotypic abnormalities. Characteristics; Investigations of specific genes involved in the disorder and their functions; Transmission of the disease; Healthwatch for...
- Genetic screening provides vital data. // USA Today Magazine;Oct93, Vol. 122 Issue 2581, p8
Reports on recent developments in methods of genetic screening. Value of genetic screening; Features of genetic diseases; Detection methods.
- Gene testing starts to pay off. STIPP, DAVID // Fortune;8/4/1997, Vol. 136 Issue 3, p25
Discusses genotyping, or genetic tests which can determine whether one's genes will cause sickness in the present time. Genotyping compared to predisposition tests, which predict sickness in the future based on genes; Benefits of genotyping; Diseases which can be genotyped including AIDS,...
- Genetic screening: A comparative analysis of three recent reports. Hoedemaekers, Rogeer; Have, Henk ten // Journal of Medical Ethics;Jun97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p135
Discusses three reports on genetic screening which were published in the United Kingdom, Denmark and the Netherlands. What was revealed when the Dutch report was compared to the Danish and the Nuffield reports; What the three reports have in common.
- Genetic testing raises questions for patients. // San Diego Business Journal;9/16/96, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p16A
Looks at the patient-related issues from genetic testing for disease susceptibility. Description of the testing procedure; Issues of informed consent, confidentiality and access to counseling before and after testing; Question on whether genetic testing can improve psychological well-being,...
- Genetic testing and early diagnosis and intervention: Boon or burden? Hepburn, Elizabeth R. // Journal of Medical Ethics;Apr96, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p105
Focuses on the implications of genetic testing on the possibility of early diagnosis and intervention in medicine. Factors that should govern the approach to the implementation of screening for genetic disorders; Ethical issues raised by diagnostic investigation; Illness and abnormality; Duty of...
- Public gives thumbs down to gene screening. Coghlan, Andy // New Scientist;4/13/96, Vol. 150 Issue 2025, p8
Presents the result of a survey on gene screening conducted by Ellen Wright Clayton and his colleagues at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee. Response of subjects on an invitation to be screened for hereditary gene defects; Views on genetic testing; Concern over the...