Rapid Sexing of Amniocytes and Chorionic Villi Samples by PCR

Rapid detection of X and Y chromosome sequences at the ZFX and ZFY loci. Particularly useful for rapid determination (< 24 hour) of newborn sex in cases of ambiguous genitalia. PCR assay*.

EXAMPLES OF FETAL SEXING FROM AFC AND CVS SAMPLES

Lane 1: No DNA control; Lane 2: Male control; Lane 3: Female control; Lane 4: 17 week AFC direct ; Lanes 5 - 7: separate CVS direct samples at 12 weeks; Lane 8: 15 week AFC direct.