Prenatal Diagnosis

Prenatal Diagnosis is included in the vast area of Gynecology. The number of Research institutes which are working on Prenatal Diagnosis are approximately 20-30 approximately and the number of Universities are around 80 which have the department of Gynecology and the funding towards this research is over $10000 - $20000 ,  Target audience are of 40% industry, Academia 20% and 40% of others. Prenatal Dignosis is stated as the testing for diseases or conditions in a fetus or embryo before the child is born. Diagnostic prenatal testing can be performed by many invasive or non-invasive methods. As discussed in many gynecologic conferences and gynecologic meetings worldwide, the aim of this is to detect birth defects such as neural tube defects, Down syndrome, genetic disorders, chromosome abnormalities and other conditions such as sickle cell anemia , spina bifida, Tay Sachs disease, cystic fibrosis, Muscular dystrophy, cleft palate, thalassemia, and fragile X syndrome. Non-invasive techniques includes examinations of the woman's womb by using ultrasonography and maternal serum screens