We offer rapid Whole Genome Sequencing™ to physicians caring for a child in intensive care with a life-threatening condition of unknown origin. Clinicians seeking to place an order may contact us at RCIGM_rWGS@rchsd.org or 858 / 966-8127 (after hours: 858 / 900-5979).
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Rapid Genome Sequencing Can Save Babies With Rare Diseases, If They Can Get It
Rapid genome sequencing can provide answers and guide treatment decisions, but so far, insurance companies have been reluctant to pay. That's beginning to change.
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April 21-23, 2021Registration is now open for the 2021 conference. Cost: $75, waived for students, residents and fellows. We're offering live translation into Spanish and Portuguese this year.
Life-Changing Benefits of Genomic MedicineOur CA-funded program provided rWGS® to 178 critically-ill babies, resulting in shorter hospital stays, fewer procedures and $2.5M in decreased costs.
“Our daughter was just a few days old when she received a life-saving diagnosis through genomic testing.”
—Mother of Sebastiana Manuel