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Cystic fibrosis population carrier screening: 2004 revision of American College of Medical Genetics mutation panel

ACMG Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening Work Group, American College of Medical Genetics, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA.
Genetics in Medicine (Impact Factor: 6.44). 10/2004; 6(5):387-91. DOI: 10.1097/01.GIM.0000139506.11694.7C
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ABSTRACT experiencing challenges in delivering this service. 4 The current CF Foundation patient mutation database includes nearly double the number of CF patient chromosomes available for analysis in 2000. This report summarizes the major recom- mendations of our Working Group with the supporting justi- fication for these decisions. A number of articles in this issue of Genetics in Medicine provide some of the data on which our decisions were made, whereas others provide new information related to this topic.

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