Is whole genome disease screening feasible?

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Is whole genome disease screening feasible?
« on: 10/10/2012 03:30:01 »
A new diagnostic tests for new-born babies has been developed.  In under 50 hours, it can comb a newborn's entire genome for teh signatures of more than 3,500 genetic disorders.
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« Last Edit: 10/10/2012 03:30:01 by _system »