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10 August 2011

Mother's blood reveals baby's sex

Blood drawn from expectant mothers could offer parents an earlier peek at their baby's sex than methods currently used in the US researchers said.

Blood drawn from expectant mothers could offer parents an earlier peek at their baby's sex than methods currently used in the US researchers said.

"It could reduce the number of invasive procedures that are being performed for specific genetic conditions," said Dr Diana Bianchi of Tufts University School of Medicine, who worked on the new study.

Undesirable sex of a child could lead to termination

 
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