If you have a child or family member with an inherited genetic disorder, or if you and your partner are carrier for a genetic disorder, you may be interested in your options for having children free of this condition. One option available is in vitro fertilization (IVF) with preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD). PGD enables testing of an embryo for a specific genetic disorder prior to pregnancy, thus significantly reducing the chance that a resulting baby will have the disorder.
The biggest problem with single gene PGD is the chance of misdiagnosis. Misdiagnosis can occur for many reasons, the main reasons being:
Parental Support combats these problems by sing a microarray testing platform plus Parental Support bioinformatics:
PGD Plus Parental Support gives you: