Tag: Genetics

NFXF Webinar: Fragile X Genetics and Mosaicism

In our latest NFXF Webinar, Brenda Finucane, MS, LGC, (Associate Director & Professor at Geisinger ADMI) will explain mosaicism, plus answer some burning genetics questions from the Fragile X community. This webinar is provided free of charge thanks to the support of our donors. Please help us continue providing these free services by donating today.

A Blood Test for Autism? Not So Fast.

A press release about a laboratory’s patent for a new method of “diagnosing autism” recently gained national attention in the disability world. In addition to this latest testing approach, other laboratories have marketed genetic “autism testing” panels in recent years, implying, in all but the fine print, that these tests aid in the diagnosis of