Rady Children’s Institute for
Genomic Medicine

Forging the Future of Precision Pediatric Care

Clinical Genomic Testing

Healthcare Providers: If you are a medical professional actively managing a pediatric patient hospitalized in intensive care and you are interested in ordering rapid genome sequencing through our CAP/CLIA certified laboratory, contact us at RCIGM_rWGS@rchsd.org or 858 / 966-8127.

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Inside Rapid Precision Medicine
Expand your expertise. Learn how Whole Genome Sequencing in neonatal and pediatric intensive care is unlocking the complexities of genetic disease. Join leaders in research, healthcare and industry.



Sequencing to Save Lives & Lower Costs
Our economic analysis shows that using rapid Whole Genome Sequencing in the NICU to deliver precise diagnosis and guide treatment decreases infant mortality and the cost of hospitalization.



Launching Project Baby Bear
A $2 million state-funded initiative will provide genomic testing to acutely ill newborns in select cities across California. Read more in the San Diego Union-Tribune.


“Our daughter was just a few days old when she received a life-saving diagnosis through genomic testing.”

—Mother of Sebastiana Manuel

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