Sat Dev Batish, PhD of Athena Diagnostics discusses carrier and diagnostic testing for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), the second most common fatal autosomal recessive disorder behind only cystic fibrosis and the leading genetic cause of infant mortality in the US.
With MyQuest™ patients can get lab results on their mobile device or desktop, be prepared for an emergency with critical health information, schedule and receive medication reminders, and schedule appointments at Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Centers.
QHerit™ combines next-generation sequencing (NGS) with a growing genomics database and includes tests recommended by guidelines and advocacy groups.
CF Complete ® is a test that provides our full-length sequencing of the CF gene which detects 99% of the over 1,000 currently known CF mutations, including those not found in routine screenings and which identify rare familial CF mutations.
Dr. Pratt is part of our medical and scientific team. She specializes in medical genetics and birth defects.