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JS Genetics Announce Launch of its Bloodless, Cheek Swab Test for Fragile X Syndrome

Posted by on May 18, 2012 in Archived Articles | 0 comments

JS Genetics announces the launch of XCAT-FX, its propitiatory buccal swab test for the detection of Fragile X syndrome. Fragile X syndrome is the most common cause of inherited intellectual disability (mental retardation) in males and a leading cause of infertility and fragile X-associated primary ovarian insufficiency in females. Fragile X is also the most common known genetic (single gene) cause of autism. This PCR based test can identify Fragile X in both males and female patients. Read the full store at:...

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