NIPT SCREENING FOR TWIN ZYGOSITY AND GENETIC RISK FACTORS
Building on its history as the only NIPT that can differentiate between the mother’s and the baby’s DNA, Panorama is now also the only NIPT to distinguish between each twin’s DNA, says Natera. Panorama’s unique technology enables it to determine zygosity and each twin’s gender while also allowing it to identify risk for more genetic conditions in twin pregnancies than other NIPTs, including monosomy X, sex chromosome trisomies, and 22q11.2 deletion syndrome.
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NEW DRUG FOR TREATING BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS
Symbiomix Therapeutics reported that FDA approval was supported by comprehensive studies that found the single-dose secnidazole 2g was efficacious. All treatment-emergent adverse effects were mild or moderate in intensity; no serious adverse events were reported. Solosec will be available to patients in the first quarter of 2018.
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