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Automatic prenatal test for Down syndrome puts babies at greater risk of being screened out

The test "is likely to result in an increase in the number of children with Down’s syndrome screened out by termination." Image: Getty.

“Travelling in opposite direction to good, ethical prenatal care” By SPUC–the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Ethicists and Down syndrome advocates have raised concerns about a new process for prenatally screening for chromosomal conditions, which,