Your DNA information is stored securely by Helix. When sequencing is complete, Helix only sends the DNA information to Sema4 that is needed to create your carrier status reports. Helix does not share your DNA information with anyone without your permission.
Your family health history and results information will be also shared with doctors and genetic counselors at PWN Health so that
- A doctor can check that CarrierCheck is an appropriate test for you
- A doctor can review your results to see if it’s important for you to speak with a genetic counselor
- A genetic counselor can discuss your results with you and provide recommendations for what to do next if you test positive as a carrier for a condition