Tag Genotype

Lawmakers Pass Resolution That Will Mandate Intending Couples In Nigeria To Do This

Intending couples in Nigeria will now have to comply with new directives mandated by the members of the House of Representatives before marriages can be contracted. As part of efforts to prevent the spread of the sickle cell disease, the

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Sickle Cell Disease: Expert, Dr. Taiwo Aderemi Stresses On Early Genotype Testing As Preventive Strategy

Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a group of blood disorders typically inherited from the parents. The Sickle Cell Hope Alive Foundation (SCHAF) has said that early genotype testing and screening remains the key preventive strategy against the disease. SCHAF Medical

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‘Why intending couples with AS each shouldn’t marry’ -Medical Director, Dr. Ejike Ihenacho Gives Expert Counsel On The Genetic Anomaly In Some People

As the world commemorate the 11th Sickle Cell Day on June 19, 2019, Medical Director, S.S Memorial Hospital, Dr. Ejike Ihenacho, gives expert counsel on the genetic anomaly in some persons as well as how it can be managed and prevented.

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Twitter User, Dr. Olufunmilayo Raises Alarm About Laboratories Giving Fake HIV/AIDS & Genotype Results

A doctor has drawn the attention of the public to the fact that some laboratories in Lagos state are giving fake HIV/AIDS and genotype results to patients. While addressing the issue on his Twitter page, Dr. Olufunmilayo said that regardless

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Man Who Allegedly Lied To His Wife About His Genotype Abandons His 3 Sickle Celled Children in Hospital

According to a social media post, a father of three children has reportedly abandoned all three children in the hospital after they were all admitted at the same time for the same ailment. It was gathered that the children who

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