Author: Shruti Shenbagam

mom hugging daughter with cancer can cancer run in the family ATGC advanced telegenetic counseling
If you have been diagnosed with cancer or have a family history of cancer, one of the main questions to naturally cross your mind is – can cancer run in a family? The answer is Yes – the risk to develop cancer or, in other words, the predisposition to cancer, can pass down from one […]
noninvasive prenatal screening
In the past decade there have been numerous advances in the field of reproductive medicine with cell free DNA (cfDNA) or noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) being at the forefront of the advanced DNA testing options available during a pregnancy. The main idea behind this screening test is to test the fragments of DNA that come […]
prenatal genetic counseling
Pregnancies can bring out a mixed bag of emotions – excitement, nervousness, anticipation, and joy. With the advent of technology and a plethora of information available, there are numerous confusing testing options available, and it can be overwhelming to understand what works best for you. One way to manage these emotions is with prenatal genetic […]
covid-19-genetics
  The medical and scientific community has worked tirelessly since the commencement of the COVID-19 pandemic to unravel the mysteries of this virus and the human body’s reaction to it. The spectrum of presentation is wide and highly variable ranging from asymptomatic to having symptoms of the common cold to more severe indications such as […]