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Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing

NIPT offers expectant parents the latest in antenatal screening technology, to estimate a risk of a baby being born with a genetic condition. Performed using a simple blood test from the mother with no risk to your unborn baby in comparison to one of the 'next step' diagnostic tests such as Amniocentesis or Corionic Villus Sampling.

 

TRIMESTER ONE©

This NIPT test solely screens for Down's syndrome.  For a deeper understanding of Downs syndrome please visit the NHS website or gain further support from The Downs Syndrome Association

  • Downs Syndrome (Trisomy 21) 

  • Gender Determination (optional) 

  • Available from 9 Weeks

TRIMESTER 2©

Trimester 2 screens for Downs syndrome, Patau’s syndrome and Edwards syndrome. Also screened are the genetic conditions Klinefelter syndrome, Jacobs syndrome and Trisomy X that are solely linked with sex chromosomes .

  • Downs Syndrome (Trisomy 21)

  • Patau’s Syndrome (Trisomy 13) 

  • Edwards Syndrome (Trisomy 18)

  • Turners Syndrome (Monosomy X)

  • Klinefelter Syndrome Trisomy XXY)

  • Jacobs Syndrome (Trisomy XYY)

  • Trisomy X

  • Optional Gender Determination 

  • Available from 10 Weeks

TRIMESTER 3©

Trimester 3 screens for all the genetic conditions in Trimester 2, plus the trisomy of chromosomes 9 and 16. The test also detects the presence of the 6 most common micro-deletion syndromes.

  • Downs Syndrome (Trisomy 21)

  • Patau’s Syndrome (Trisomy 13) 

  • Edwards Syndrome (Trisomy 18)

  • Turners Syndrome (Monosomy X)

  • Klinefelter Syndrome Trisomy XXY)

  • Jacobs Syndrome (Trisomy XYY)

  • Trisomy X


Plus 6 Microdeletion Syndromes

  • Di George Syndrome

  • Cri du Chat Syndrome

  • Angelman Syndrome

  • Wolf-Hirschorn Syndrome

  • 1p36 Deletion Syndrome

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

TRIMESTER 4©

Trimester 4 tests for all the genetic conditions in Trimester 3 plus screening a more extensive profile of genetic condition for those who wish to for a wider screening test of serious conditions affecting; motor skills, physical features, speech and language, and causing distinctive behavioural problems.

  • Downs Syndrome (Trisomy 21)

  • Patau’s Syndrome (Trisomy 13) 

  • Edwards Syndrome (Trisomy 18)

  • Turners Syndrome (Monosomy X)

  • Klinefelter Syndrome Trisomy XXY)

  • Jacobs Syndrome (Trisomy XYY)

  • Trisomy X


Plus 9 Microdeletion Syndromes

  • Di George Syndrome

  • Cri du Chat Syndrome

  • Angelman Syndrome

  • Wolf-Hirschorn Syndrome

  • 1p36 Deletion Syndrome

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

  • Langer Giedion Syndrome

  • Jacobsen Syndrome

  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome

TRIMESTER COMPLETE GENETIC©

Trimester Complete is the most technologically advanced non-invasive prenatal screening test currently available. Screening for all conditions included within Trimester 4, plus inherited and non-inherited conditions to give an extensive genetic screening profile.


Also testing the fathers genetic profile, Trimester Complete is usually taken by those who wish to have comprehensive genetic screening during pregnancy. 

  • Downs Syndrome (Trisomy 21)

  • Patau’s Syndrome (Trisomy 13) 

  • Edwards Syndrome (Trisomy 18)

  • Turners Syndrome (Monosomy X)

  • Klinefelter Syndrome Trisomy XXY)

  • Jacobs Syndrome (Trisomy XYY)

  • Trisomy X


Plus Inherited & Non-Inherited including:

  • Noonan Syndromes

  • Deafness Type 1A

  • Deafness Type 1B

  • Thalassaemia

  • Sickle Cell Anaemia

  • Skeletal Disorders

  • Craniocynostosis Syndrome

  • Syndromatic Disorders


Plus 9 Microdeletion Syndromes

  • Di George Syndrome

  • Cri du Chat Syndrome

  • Angelman Syndrome

  • Wolf-Hirschorn Syndrome

  • 1p36 Deletion Syndrome

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

  • Langer Giedion Syndrome

  • Jacobsen Syndrome

  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome

 
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Here for you.

Available now at one of our nationwide clinics or in the comfort of your own home.

 

We Go the Extra Mile

If you are unsure which is the the best method of antenatal screening for you discuss it with your midwife or obstetrician or simply book a consultation with us. All Trimester non-invasive pre-natal screening tests are collected by courier and processed in UKAS accredited  laboratories in Europe. Unlike other tests on the market, Trimester NIPT tests are not outsourced to external laboratories in the US or China.

 

Pre-Consultation

Book a pre-test consultation to decide which test is right for you.

Blood Test

Attend one of our clinics, or in the comfort of your own home.

Results

+ Interpretation, dedication clinical lead will talk you through your test results.

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