Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis & Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT)
What is Preimplantation genetic testing?
Passing on genetic disorders can be a concern if you are trying to conceive. At Nairobi IVF, you will have access to world leading preconception screening and genetic testing.
Genetic testing of embryos at Nairobi IVF helps couples wishing to avoid the transmission of a known genetic condition (PGD) and Embryo Screening can help women experiencing recurrent miscarriage or IVF failure.
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) – more commonly known as Preimplantation Genetic Testing are highly sophisticated scientific techniques developed to test embryos for specific genetic or chromosomal variations prior to implantation and pregnancy.
The Nairobi IVF laboratory is one of the most scientifically advanced and together with a highly regarded Preimplantation genetics team in the world.
Embryo Screening (PGS)
Embryo Screening (PGS) involves screening of all 24 chromosomes in a developing embryo prior to implantation in an IVF cycle.
Preconception screening enables you to see whether you are at risk of having a baby with a genetic disorder before you get pregnant.
Prenatal Testing – NIPT
Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) using NGS is available for women who are at least 9 weeks pregnant.
Cystic Fibrosis Screening
Nairobi IVF CF screening program provides a fast result following a simple blood test of one partner.