Novel Technique for Detection of Down Syndrome in Practice

2 London, Jan 13. -A new test to detect genetic deformities, including Down syndrome, will be available soon for patients and in the future could replace the traditional techniques of amniocentesis. It is the removal of a blood sample for DNA analysis of the fetus with massive sequencing techniques, with a sensitivity of over 98 percent, researchers from University of

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Cuban 5 Online Forum Today

5 Havana, Apr 23. -The Workers' Central Union of Cuba (CTC) will hold an online interactive forum on Friday, to discuss the situation of five Cuban anti-terrorist fighters unfairly imprisoned in the US almost 12 years ago. According to organizers, the debate will be available at http://foro.jovenclub.cu/ between 10:00 and 12:00 local time. "We exhort all union organizations, leaders and

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