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Total WBC count must be manually corrected in the presence of fetal nucleated red blood cells.
Biotech Innovator to Begin Clinical Trials; Using Fetal Nucleated Red Blood Cells to Diagnose Genetic Disorders NEW YORK, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KellBenx, a biotechnology company focused on the development of non-invasive prenatal diagnosis (NIPD) of genetic and inherited disorders, announced today that it has signed an exclusive agreement with AdnaGen, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alere, Inc.
Fetal Nucleated Red Blood Cells ("FNRBC's"), which have been identified in maternal blood, can be a source for monitoring and diagnosis of maternal, fetal, and neonatal health and disease.
Attempts to recover fetal cells focused for a time on fetal nucleated red blood cells via analysis with fluorescence in situ hybridization and the PCR, but the disappointing results led to skepticism that NIPD would ever become a reality.
The Company intends to incorporate the ENRICH technology into its proprietary method for the isolation of fetal nucleated red blood cells from maternal peripheral blood in upcoming clinical trails.
The possibility of isolating fetal nucleated red blood cells from maternal blood samples for use in antenatal diagnosis of fetal genetic or chromosomal abnormality has gained much attention in recent years (8, 9).
The first submission is for a product that enriches the concentration of any one of a number of cell types from whole blood, including fetal nucleated red blood cells, nucleated red blood cells, and white blood cell types.
The proportion of fetal nucleated red blood cells in maternal blood: estimation by FACS analysis.