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A newborn genetic screening study reaches new milestone
EurekAlert!
February 2024
Early Check genome sequencing study reaches milestone of over 1,000 newborns screened in North Carolina
RTI International
February 2024
Program checks for rare diseases in North Carolina infants
Fox8
November 2023
International Newborn Genome Sequencing Projects Discuss Differences, Future Goals
Genome Web
October 2023
How Genome Sequencing Can Broaden the Scope of Newborn Screening
MedCity News
September 2023
Research Triangle Institute Partners With GeneDx, Illumina for Expanded Newborn Screening Study
GenomeWeb
September 2023
Early Check study to use genome sequencing to dramatically expand voluntary screening offered for North Carolina newborns
RTI International
September 2023
Triangle researchers announce ‘Early Check’ study that could improve health outcomes for NC newborns
CBS17
September 2023
Genomic testing - a revolution in newborn screening
Rare Revolution Magazine
June 2023
Screening Aimed to Advance Public Health Outcomes for Newborns
RTI International
May 2023
Baby First at UNC to Receive Gene Therapy for SMA, Thanks to Early Check Newborn Screening
UNC Health and UNC School of Medicine Newsroom
July 2021
Research Triangle study may help save children's lives
WRAL
June 2021
Three Babies with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Have Bright Futures Thanks in Part to North Carolina’s Early Check Program
RTI International
March 2021
New Paper: A Voluntary Statewide Newborn Screening Pilot for SMA: Results from Early Check
International Journal of Neonatal Screening
March 2021
NC study offers new parents head start in identifying rare diseases
WRAL
March 2020
New Paper Describes Method for Detecting Fragile X
RTI International
March 2020
Fragile X Added to Newborn Screening in North Carolina Through New Study
Fragile X News Today
October 2018
You can get your baby tested for two rare genetic disorders — for free
The News & Observer
October 2018
New NC-Based Study to Advance Research Through Free and Expanded Health Screening for Newborn Babies
RTI International
October 2018
Generating Evidence to Inform Newborn Screening for Rare Disorders
Presentation at Duke Genomic and Precision Medicine Forum
April 2018
CTSA Program Investigators Collaborate to Enhance Newborn Screening
UNC NCTraCS
June 2017
Advancing Research through Expanded Newborn Screening
RTI International
January 2017
 

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