My sister’s birthday is this month, and so I spent some time recently shopping for a gift. I had something fairly specific in mind… She loves elephants, and her birthstone is amethyst, and I wanted to send her a bracelet. I swiftly typed these three terms into my Etsy search bar, and with a few … Continue reading Niche

Fetal genetics & the NIPT Tango

Having stumbled into a rabbit hole of genetic research, I find myself gasping for air amid the choppy seas of pseudogenes (more to come on that particular monster). Thus, I would like to take a moment to address something closer to home for me. I work in women’s health and obstetrics, and spend quite a … Continue reading Fetal genetics & the NIPT Tango