Clear answers early, reduce follow-ups due to false-positives
Luminus’ tests help healthcare professionals give expectant parents accurate information about common fetal aneuploidies. 1-4 Conventional prenatal screening methods using serum proteins and ultrasound have higher false-positive rates compared to the Luminus’ tests.1-4 The low false-positive rate of Luminus compared to traditional tests may minimize anxiety and invasive procedures caused by false-positive results.5-6
A DNA-based technology
When you are pregnant, your blood contains fragments of your baby’s DNA.
Luminus’ tests are a new type of tests that analyze DNA in a sample of your blood to predict the risk of Down syndrome (trisome 21) and certain other genetic conditions.