If you're pregnant or planning for pregnancy, the Expanded Carrier Screen is designed to give you a comprehensive and accurate understanding of your risk of passing a genetic condition onto your child. It screens for 281 inherited diseases, including cystic fibrosis, fragile X syndrome, and spinal muscular atrophy. The results of the Expanded Carrier Screen are 99% accurate, so you have the information you need to feel more confident when making family planning choices.
If you’re interested in discovering more about your family’s genetics or how your DNA could affect your future children, CarrierCheck may be right for you. CarrierCheck is a simple genetic screen that can be ordered online. It gives you insight into your carrier status for 67 inherited diseases. Every CarrierCheck order also includes a customized test report to help you understand your results.
If you would like more information on either of these tests, or help understanding which test may be right for you, please contact customer support.