Although individually uncommon, inherited diseases collectively account for approximately 20% of infant mortality and hospitalizations (PubMed: 22872815). Fulgent's Beacon Carrier Screening Tests go farther than any other: we do the deepest search possible for pathogenic carrier mutations for over 400 conditions.
Beacon can help to identify a couple's carrier status before or during pregnancy to enable informed decision-making and to better prepare for what lies ahead.
Fulgent Beacon Carrier screening tests are the most comprehensive ever offered.
Fulgent is accustomed to analyzing rare diseases and a leader in Next Generation Sequencing. Applying our expertise, we are capable of:
We test for 400+ autosomal-recessive and X-Linked genetic conditions, including:
Fulgent offers free specimen collection kits for physicians and genetic counselors within the continental United States.Request Now
Our Lab is CLIA-certified and CAP accredited and surpasses the standards of diagnostic testing. All specimens are processed at our US laboratory. All data analysis is performed on private US server centers.
Our Learning Corner provides an approachable intro to the basics of genetics, inheritance patterns, and Beacon carrier screening, and even a risk calculator to use with your patients. We can also help coordinate genetic counseling services for pre- or post-test counseling.Learning Center
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