Next Article in Journal
The Roles of Vitamin A in the Regulation of Carbohydrate, Lipid, and Protein Metabolism
Next Article in Special Issue
First Trimester Aneuploidy Screening Markers in Women with Pre-Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
Previous Article in Journal / Special Issue
Prenatal Isolated Ventricular Septal Defect May Not Be Associated with Trisomy 21
J. Clin. Med. 2014, 3(2), 440-452; doi:10.3390/jcm3020440
Editorial

The Role of RNAs and microRNAs in Non-Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis

Received: 8 January 2014 / Revised: 17 February 2014 / Accepted: 10 March 2014 / Published: 6 May 2014
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Prenatal Genetic Screening and Diagnosis-Part 2)
View Full-Text   |   Download PDF [225 KB, uploaded 6 May 2014]

Abstract

In this paper, all possible clinical applications of circulating mRNA and miRNA for non-invasive prenatal diagnosis appearing in the medical literature so far are described. Data from the literature have also been reported and commented on along with some possible future applications.
Keywords: circulating mRNAs and miRNAs in maternal blood; prenatal screening; fetal aneuploidies; preeclampsia; congenital heart defects circulating mRNAs and miRNAs in maternal blood; prenatal screening; fetal aneuploidies; preeclampsia; congenital heart defects
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Share & Cite This Article

Further Mendeley | CiteULike
Export to BibTeX |
EndNote
MDPI and ACS Style

Farina, A. The Role of RNAs and microRNAs in Non-Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis. J. Clin. Med. 2014, 3, 440-452.

View more citation formats

Related Articles

Article Metrics

Comments

Cited By

[Return to top]
J. Clin. Med. EISSN 2077-0383 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert