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National Coordination of Molecular Genetic Services

  • A. P. Read

Abstract

Virologists, pathologists, oncologists, immunologists and biochemists all use molecular genetic techniques as one of their investigative tools. Here, however, I shall restrict myself to molecular genetic investigations performed in a clinical genetics setting, but including tests for any clinical genetic purpose and not just antenatal diagnosis. These services are at present applicable only to diseases with a simple mendelian mode of inheritance.

Keywords

Cystic Fibrosis Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Genetic Service Myotonic Dystrophy Fetal Abnormality 
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