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Harmony® Test CE certified

The FORTE (Fetal-fraction Optimized Risk of Trisomy Evaluation Dynamic Linked Library) software is a cornerstone of the Harmony® Test. It enables the analysis of fetal cell-free DNA (cfDNA) from the maternal plasma, in order to determine the gender of the fetus, the risk for trisomy 21, 18 and 13 and for X and Y chromosomal […]

Harmony® Test is not influenced by guanine-cytosine content of a sample

The Harmony® Test specifically analyses pre-defined and carefully selected sequences of the chromosomes in question by means of the DANSR (Digital Analysis of Selected Regions) technology1. Other NIPT methods based on the rMPS (random massively parallel sequencing) method (e.g. PraenaTest®, Praenatalis-Test®), sequence randomly selected sequences of free DNA. The random sequencing employed in rMPS methods […]