News archive - September 2009
29 September 2009
DNA for transfused babies
Guidance from the NHS Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Screening Programme Centre regarding DNA screening for transfused babies.
15 September 2009
Prenatal diagnostic testing for haemoglobinopathies
Letter clarifying the funding arrangements for pre-natal diagnostic testing for haemoglobinopathies. The costs of analysis of samples by specialist genetic centres is not in the national tariff and, therefore, must be funded by PCTs.
Author: Department of Health
2 Sep 2009