Genetic testing caution
Genetic testing of babies, without parental discussions with Doctors, is concerning Health Authorities.
Professor Graeme Suthers from the Royal College of Pathologists, says while they broadly support testing, it is vital that it be overseen by a qualified medical professional
"If you're wanting to get a medical genetic test it's really important to speak to your local doctor, a person who knows you, to provide you with good independent advice. The doctor's also responsible to you and to the community for the level of professional advice they provide".