OBM Genetics

Free Publication in 2017

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Current issue: 2017 

Review

Prenatal screening for Fetal Aneuploidy

Sylvie Langlois, R Douglas Wilson
Received: August 1, 2017; Published: September 27, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.1703007

Review

Avoiding the technological imperative: Criteria for genetic screening programs

Anne-Marie Laberge, Wylie Burke
Received: July 30, 2017; Published: September 25, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.1703006

Review

Carrier Screening for the Haemoglobinopathies: Past, Present and Future

John Old, Cornelis Harteveld
Received: July 3, 2017; Published: August 15, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.1703005

Opinion

Genes, Culture, and Human Evolution

Mark Stoneking
Received: April 10, 2017; Published: June 5, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.1702004

Review

Mechanisms of Origin and Clinical Effects of Multiple Small Supernumerary Marker Chromosomes, Each Derived from a Different Chromosome

Ron Hochstenbach, Martin Poot, Thomas Liehr
Received: November 15, 2016; Published: February 10, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.1701002

OBM Genetics is an international Open Access journal published quarterly online by Open BioMedical Publishing Corporation. It accepts papers addressing basic and medical aspects of genetics and epigenetics and also ethical, legal and social issues. Coverage includes clinical, developmental, diagnostic, evolutionary, genomic, mitochondrial, molecular, oncological, population and reproductive aspects. It publishes research articles, reviews, communications and technical notes, etc. There is no restriction on the length of the papers and we encourage scientists to publish their results in as much detail as possible.

OBM Genetics welcomes the following types of articles: original research, review, communication, opinion, case report, comment, conference report, technical note, book review, etc. There is no restriction on the length of the papers, color figures, supplementary file types. More details please see Instructions for Authors.

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Biography of the Editor-in-Chief

Suni Joep Geraedts (1948) obtained a BSc (1969) and MSc (1972) in general biology at the University of Nijmegen. At Leiden University he defended his PhD thesis in 1975. From 1982 to 2013 he was professor of Genetics and Cell Biology at Maastricht University and head of the Department of Clinical Genetics of the University Hospital. In 1995 he started the first and only licensed PGD programme in the Netherlands. He was chairman of the Dutch Society of Human Genetics (1984-1988); chairman of the Dutch Association of Clinical Genetics Centers (2000-2013), chairman of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (2007-2009) and member of the Dutch Health Council.