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Parental Views on Expanded Newborn Screening Using Whole-Genome Sequencing

This article examines the perspectives and values of diverse healthy pregnant women and parents of children diagnosed with a primary immunodeficiency disorder about traditional newborn screening (NBS) and expanded NBS with the use of whole-genome sequencing (WGS).

Title: Parental Views on Expanded Newborn Screening Using Whole-Genome Sequencing
Authors: Galen Joseph, Flavia Chen, Julie Harris-Wai, Jennifer M. Puck, Charlotte Young, Barbara A. Koenig
Date: January 2016
Link: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/137/Supplement_1/S36.abstract