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  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genetic_testing
  • Today, tests involve analyzing multiple genes to determine the risk of developing certain more common diseases such as heart disease and cancer.[2] The results of a genetic test can confirm or rule out a suspected genetic condition or help determine a pe...
  • http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Genetic_Testing.aspx
  • Genetic tests may detect mutations at the chromosomal level, such as additional, absent, or rearranged chromosomal material, or even subtler abnormalities such as a substitution in one of the bases that make up the DNA.
  • http://www.guideline.gov/content.aspx?id=39249
  • Likelihood that a genetic test will influence therapeutic choices or adoption of protective measures or lifestyle adaptations
  • http://www.acog.org/Resources-And-Publications/Committee-Opinions...
  • The purpose of this Committee Opinion is to review some of the ethical issues related to genetic testing and provide guidelines for the appropriate use of genetic tests by obstetrician-gynecologists.
  • http://www.nature.com/ejhg/journal/v11/n2s/full/5201113a.html
  • Then, the questions that need debate, in regard to different types of genetic screening before and after birth, were examined.
  • http://www.cdc.gov/genomics/hugenet/publications/GENEtest.htm
  • However, a new issue arises when a genetic test is considered for clinical or public health use: whether the test provides a health benefit.
  • http://www.genome.gov/10002405
  • Gene therapy, in which a normal gene is introduced into cells of patients with defective genes, is being investigated in over 1,000 individuals, including some with Mendelian disorders such as cystic fibrosis and adenosine deaminase deficiency.2...
  • http://www.cancer.ca/en/cancer-information/cancer-101/what-is-a-r...
  • You are here: Cancer information / Cancer 101 / What is a risk factor? / Genetic risk / Genetic testing
  • http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/medical-scien...
  • Genetic testing usually refers to the analysis of DNA to identify changes in gene sequence (deletions, additions, or misspellings) or expression levels.
  • http://missouricancer.com/newly-diagnosed/types-of-cancer/prostat...
  • While predictive genetic testing may provide information and benefits for some people, it also carries many limitations and risks.
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    News

    Genetic Testing Does Not Cause Undue Worry for Breast Cancer Patients
    Science Daily - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    New Genetic Testing Technology Enhances Precision of Analysis of Clinical Biomarkers
    Science Daily - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Scientists warn 'genetic testing' results can become a 'self-fulfilling prophecy' as study shows people who were falsely told they have bad fitness genes become WORSE runners
    Daily Mail - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Breast cancer testing guidelines out of date, missing genetic screening
    CNN - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Breast Cancer Testing Guidelines Out Of Date, Missing Genetic Screening, Says StudyThe current guidelines for genetic testing of breast cancer patients limit the number of women who can get tested. Because of these restrictions, these tests miss as many p
    Baltimore - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Toward an effective exome-based genetic testing strategy in pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy
    Nature - Thursday, December 6, 2018
    FDA takes new action to advance the development of reliable and beneficial genetic tests that can improve patient care
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Thursday, December 6, 2018
    The value of genetic testing for family health history of adopted persons
    Nature - Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Mesothelioma Patients Can Benefit from Genetic Testing
    Asbestos - Monday, November 19, 2018
    Genetic Test Helps ID Benign Versus Malignant Thyroid Nodules
    Physicians Briefing - Sunday, November 11, 2018
    Jeffrey Shuren, M.D., J.D., director of the FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health and Janet Woodcock, M.D., director of the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research on agency's warning to consumers about genetic tests that claim to predict
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Sunday, November 11, 2018
    Yield of additional genetic testing after chromosomal microarray for diagnosis of neurodevelopmental disability and congenital anomalies: a clinical practice resource of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG)
    Nature - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    GrandOmics Biosciences Offers Genetic Test Using the Saphyr System for Molecular Diagnosis of Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD) in China
    P&T Community - Friday, October 19, 2018
    GrandOmics Biosciences Offers Genetic Test Using the Saphyr System for Molecular Diagnosis of Facioscapulohumeral Muscular ...
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    GrandOmics Biosciences Offers Genetic Test Using the Saphyr System for Molecular Diagnosis of Facioscapulohumeral ...
    EIN News - Friday, October 19, 2018
    GENetic Testing for MEN with prostate cancer
    Newswise - Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Genetic test to detect heart attack risk
    News Now - Monday, October 8, 2018
    One-off genetic test could detect heart attack risk
    Med Worm - Monday, October 8, 2018
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    What to Do If You Have a Positive Genetic Test
         
  • Genetic Testing can tell us a lot about our risk for breast cancer.

  • Mayo Clinic Led Study on Long QT Syndrome Sheds Light on Genetic Testing
         
    Results of a Long QT Syndrome study in the current issue of Circulation play an important role in understanding genetic testing's role in diagnosing disease, according to the senior author, Michael Ackerman, M.D., Ph.D., the Mayo Clinic pediatric cardiolo...

    The Cost of Genetic Testing
         
    Many rare diseases require genetic testing to properly diagnose the condition. Those tests however, while needed, can be expensive. PreventionGenetics offers NextGen sequencing, Sanger sequencing and deletion/duplication testing via aCGH for over 1000 gen...

    What are the Risks of Genetic Testing?
         
    Genetic testing and understanding our genes seem to be a big part of detecting cancer advancements. We are finding out how likely we are to develop cancer based on our genetics and family history. Scottsdale Healthcare Medical Center's Dr. Mike Janicek sh...

    Dr. Dietrich Stephan Talks About the Benefits and Challenges of Genetic Testing
         
    All human disease has a genetic component; therefore, genetic testing is a powerful tool that can help to truly personalize care. However, without the proper groundwork to make this delivery of health care affordable, not much can be done. In this video, ...

    Future of Insurance - genetic screening for health and life insurance cover - gene tests
         
    http://www.globalchange.com Why gene screening for insurance will be allowed to prevent fraud against life insurance companies. Future impact on life insurance and medical insurance premium ratings and risk weighting, targetting or cherry-picking low risk...

    Billings Clinic ; Genetic Testing in Pregnancy
         
    Susan Landgren, Billings Clinic genetic counselor, explains options for genetic testing in pregancy.

    Heidi Carmen Howard - Ethical, Legal and Social Issues of Direct to Consumer Genetic Testing
         
    Watch on LabRoots at http://labroots.com/user/webinars/details/id/326 Direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing can be understood as including two related aspects: first, the advertising of genetic tests directly to consumers; and second, the direct acces...

    Learning your genetic test results
         

    Workshop 2: Fundamentals of Genetic Testing Part I - Selena Martinez
         
    Selena shares her family's experience with Lynch syndrome. This workshop is part of a genomics curriculum for practicing healthcare providers developed by the Genomic Medicine Institute at El Camino Hospital, Genetic Alliance, and the National Coalitio...

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    Flowchart showing a multi-step genetic testing algorithm for testing for cancer susceptibility.
    Susan Vadaparampil, Ph.D., a researcher at the Moffitt Cancer Center, is studying the impact of genetic testing.
    The shifting sands of direct-to-consumer genetic test regulation, by Philippa Brice, PHG Foundation, Feb 23
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    The LS Tier I application involves screening of every newly diagnosed colorectal tumor in a patient and then the subsequent offer of genetic testing to people whose tumors are positive.
    Flowchart showing a multi-step genetic testing algorithm for testing for cancer susceptibility.
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    Susan Vadaparampil, Ph.D., a researcher at the Moffitt Cancer Center, is studying the impact of genetic testing.
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    The shifting sands of direct-to-consumer genetic test regulation, by Philippa Brice, PHG Foundation, Feb 23
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    The LS Tier I application involves screening of every newly diagnosed colorectal tumor in a patient and then the subsequent offer of genetic testing to people whose tumors are positive.
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    ASHG position statement provides guidance for genetic testing in children and adolescents, GenomeWeb, July 2, 2015
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    Alice Shaw, MD, explains why patients with lung cancer can benefit from genetic testing
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    Genetic testing can find some of the inherited faulty genes that increase cancer risk.
    Effect of Enhanced Information, Values Clarification, and Removal of Financial Barriers on Use of Prenatal Genetic Testing (4:27)
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    Genetic Testing Aids Early Detection
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    Alice Shaw, MD, explains why patients with lung cancer can benefit from genetic testing
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    Genetic testing can find some of the inherited faulty genes that increase cancer risk.
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    21-month-old, third generation patient, confirmed by genetic tests as Y279C, exhibiting ocular hyperteliorism, cephalofacial similarity.
    When I was 26 I was offered genetic testing for the BRCA1 gene due to a family history of breast and ovarian cancer.
    CDC information: Genetic testing for hereditary colorectal cancer
    NCI paper: Prevalence and correlates of receiving and sharing high-penetrance cancer genetic test results: Findings from the Health Information National Trends Survey
    Genetic testing all women for breast cancer might not be worth the cost, Science Daily, September 3, 2015
    21-month-old, third generation patient, confirmed by genetic tests as Y279C, exhibiting ocular hyperteliorism, cephalofacial similarity.
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    When I was 26 I was offered genetic testing for the BRCA1 gene due to a family history of breast and ovarian cancer.
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    CDC information: Genetic testing for hereditary colorectal cancer
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    NCI paper: Prevalence and correlates of receiving and sharing high-penetrance cancer genetic test results: Findings from the Health Information National Trends Survey
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    Genetic testing all women for breast cancer might not be worth the cost, Science Daily, September 3, 2015
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    HuGE Navigator provides access to a continuously updated knowledge base in human genome epidemiology, including information on population prevalence of genetic variants, gene-disease associations, gene-gene and gene- environment interactions, and evaluati
    Flowchart showing a multi-step genetic testing algorithm for testing for cancer susceptibility.
    Genes play a key role in the development of cancer, and genetic testing can be a valuable tool in the detection and treatment of the disease.
    OPINION: Direct to consumer genetic testing in Canada: should we be concerned?
    5 Predictions for Prenatal Genetic Testing in 2015
    HuGE Navigator provides access to a continuously updated knowledge base in human genome epidemiology, including information on population prevalence of genetic variants, gene-disease associations, gene-gene and gene- environment interactions, and evaluati
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    Flowchart showing a multi-step genetic testing algorithm for testing for cancer susceptibility.
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    Genes play a key role in the development of cancer, and genetic testing can be a valuable tool in the detection and treatment of the disease.
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    OPINION: Direct to consumer genetic testing in Canada: should we be concerned?
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    5 Predictions for Prenatal Genetic Testing in 2015
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    Discussing Genetic Testing
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    If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, genetic testing can help you and your doctor in making important decisions about your treatment.
    The need for genetic testing is normally determined during a genetics evaluation.
    Should patients be told about incidental findings from genetic testing?
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    News Picture: 6 in 10 Americans Interested in Genetic Testing, Survey Finds
    If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, genetic testing can help you and your doctor in making important decisions about your treatment.
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    The need for genetic testing is normally determined during a genetics evaluation.
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