Monthly Archives: June 2018



choice of many types of NGS tests
The importance of genetic testing lies in its potential to provide health care professionals with an understanding of the genetic basis of why an individual’s signs and symptoms occur, which may inform preventive actions or treatment.

Know your NGS test before you order it


false positives false negatives
A genetic test aims to identify DNA variants. How good are genetic tests at this? How good are we at evaluating it?

How good is genetic testing?




INterview with BRCA2
Today the BRCA2 gene tells us a bit about herself, in our new interviews with genes series

An interview with BRCA2