Most people do not know they are a carrier for an inherited genetic disease until they have a child with the disease. The Vista™ Carrier Screening detects 15,000 mutations across 547 genes, for 626 autosomal-recessive and X-linked genetic disorders.
BGI VISTA™ Carrier Screening can be ordered before or during pregnancy and is ideally suited for couples who want to learn about their genetic status, so that they can make more informed reproductive decisions.
BGI VISTA™ Carrier Screening covers most common disease such as:
Individuals or couples planning a pregnancy
Saliva or peripheral blood
Additionally, LongPCR, Gap-PCR, qPCR and SANGER sequencing
BGI VISTA™ Carrier Screening Comprehensive Panel (626 diseases)
BGI VISTA™ Carrier Screening Targeted Panel (129 diseases)
BGI VISTA™ Carrier Screening Mini Panel (8+2 diseases)
Ordering BGI VISTA™ Carrier Screening is easy.
Physician orders test
Blood or saliva sample collected
Sample shipped to BGI and analyzed
Results sent to physician