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Newborn Screening Fact Sheets
American Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Volume 98, Number 3, September, 1996, pp.473-501.
Visitor Comments [for Professionals mainly]
These newborn screening fact sheets were developed by the Committee on Genetics of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) with considerable assistance and consultation from many individuals ... Confirmation of positive newborn screening test results is always necessary ...

Understanding Gene Testing
The National Health Museum
Visitor Comments [for Professionals mainly]
How do genes work? ... How are genes linked to disease? ... What is gene testing? ... What are the uses of genetic testing? ...

GeneTests is a genetic testing resource including an introduction to genetic counseling and testing and a genetics laboratory directory.

Genetic Laboratories - Links
Kansas University Medical Center

European Directory of DNA Laboratories
"The rapid increase in the number of genetic diseases open to a DNA-based diagnostic test has presented a requirement for a comprehensive directory of laboratories and a listing of the services they can offer. ... The European Directory of DNA Laboratories (EDDNAL) is mainly intended for clinical geneticists and molecular biologists."

National Institutes of Health: "Understanding Gene Testing"

Genetic Labs Performing DNA Testing for Hereditary Hemochromatosis

Summary of Cytogenetic Tests
... Four types of studies: Micronucleus test, Sister Chromatid Exchange (SCE), Chromosome breakage, G-Banding.

UCSD Biochemical Genetics
Mitochondrial and Metabolic Disease Center.

The Human Genome Project

Entrez Browser from National Center of Biotechnology

Sanger Center
Concise Information About the Function of All Genes. Provides a Search Engine.

Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Foundation for Blood Research (FBR).

CMS Molecular Biology Resource
Internet-accessible tools and resources.

BioTech's Science Resources
... Biomedical knowledge available on the Web is staggering. Take a moment to browse.

Molecular Biology Bookmarks
S. Morris, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Research Support Facilities.

Human Molecular Genetics
"Our service provides the opportunity to communicate with scientists, physicians and other genetics professionals worldwide ..."

Coriell Cell Repositories

An international collaboration in support of the Human Genome Project.

Cytogenetic Gallery - Human and Mouse

American Type Culture Collection

Organism Index: Transgenic, Cattle, Parasites, Plants, Rodents, etc.

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
Pubmed, Entrez, BLAST, OMIM, Taxonomy, Structure, GenBank, Molecular databases. Established in 1988 as a national resource for molecular biology information.

NCBI: A New Gene Map if the Human Genome
The International RH Mapping Consortium.

Stanford Human Genome Center

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/MIT Center for Genome Research

The Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
University of Oxford

European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)
Databases of biological data including nucleic acid, protein.

Search in Gene ... 9396 genes, 20009 markers and 1971 phenotypes (09/11/1999 update) ...


Last Updated: 2008/5/12


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