Table of Contents

Volume 7,Issue 1

Open Access Technical Note

Validation of Fluorescence in Situ hybridization (FISH) Assay Using An Analyte-Specific Reagent in Detecting Aneuploidies of Chromosomes 13, 18, 21, X, and Y in Prenatal Diagnosis

Received: 01 October 2022;  Published: 06 February 2023;  doi: 10.21926/obm.genet.2301177


Fluorescence In-Situ hybridization (FISH) is a sensitive and highly efficient technique commonly used in routine diagnostics. Most of these tests that use analyte-specific reagents are not approved by US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) but are developed by individual test laboratories. There is an emerging demand for prenatal diagnosis of aneuploidies by FISH. Since most of these assays are laboratory-developed tests, it is essential to validate them prior to their use in [...]

Open Access Interview

An Interview with Dr. Yuri Shavrukov

Received: 09 January 2023;  Published: 10 January 2023;  doi: 10.21926/obm.genet.2301176


An Interview with Dr. Yuri Shavrukov

Open Access Editorial

Acknowledgment to Reviewers of OBM Genetics in 2022

Received: 05 January 2023;  Published: 05 January 2023;  doi: 10.21926/obm.genet.2301175


The editors of OBM Genetics would like to express their sincere gratitude to the following reviewers for assessing manuscripts in 2022. We greatly appreciate the contribution of expert reviewers, which is crucial to the journal's editorial process. We aim to recognize reviewer contributions through several mechanisms, of which the annual publication of reviewer names is one. Reviewers receive a voucher entitling them to a discount on their next LIDSEN publication and can dow [...]