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‘Transformational’ Newborn Screening Program launched

New Delhi, Oct 7 (UNI) Life Cell International, India’s premier stem cell bank and mother and baby diagnostics company, has announced the launch of “RightStart” - the world’s first Integrated DNA testing for Newborn Screening to detect over 50 medical conditions.

This technology has been proven to be more accurate than current screening methods and has also been found to drastically reduce the false-positive reporting thereby avoiding unnecessary follow-up tests and anxiety of the parents, the company said.