Newborn & Children Tests
At ViaCord, we’re committed to providing families the peace of mind and empowerment that comes with planning for their children’s future health . . . and cord blood and tissue banking is just the beginning.
We understand that when it comes to health, knowledge is power. That's why we offer multiple testing options for newborns and children, so you can get the information you need to make informed decisions about your family’s future health. Explore our tests below.
Newborn DNA Guardian
For families storing cord blood stem cells with ViaCord, there is now an additional option available to preserve the newborn DNA found in umbilical cord cells for genomic testing in the future.
Newborn Digestive Health
A health screen that uses a small sample of cord blood to provide genetic insights into a child’s predisposition for both celiac disease and lactose intolerance.
Genetic Insights Panel
A test for newborns that identifies actionable, childhood onset conditions through the analysis of over 270 genes.
Whole Genome Sequencing
A test for newborns and children that sequences all 22,000 genes in the genome and analyzes the 2,500 genes that have known associations with childhood-onset conditions.
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