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a person who carries messages or is sent on errands

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someone whose employment involves carrying something

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a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something

a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings

an inactive substance that is a vehicle for a radioactive tracer of the same substance and that assists in its recovery after some chemical reaction

a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages

a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal

a man who delivers the mail

a boy who delivers newspapers

(medicine) a person (or animal) who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others

a rack attached to a vehicle

(genetics) an organism that possesses a recessive gene whose effect is masked by a dominant allele

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Wallace founded Good Start Genetics in 2007, which has helped thousands of parents have healthier pregnancies through genetic carrier screenings.
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Routine genetic carrier screening has traditionally employed targeted mutation analysis technologies via 'genotyping' platforms, which, due to cost considerations, are designed to detect only a small number of the most common disease-causing mutations which are prevalent in only specific populations.
Routine genetic carrier screening has traditionally employed targeted mutation analysis technologies for genotyping, which, due to cost considerations, are designed to detect only a small number of the most common disease-causing mutations that are prevalent in only specific populations.
3 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Focus Diagnostics announced the release of GenomEx(TM), a novel genetics interpretive service that provides personalized interpretation and comprehensive reporting for complex genetic carrier testing.
One in 40 people, or approximately 8 million in the United States, are genetic carriers of the disease.
Such screenings are done to identify couples with genetic carriers.
One in seven Australians over 50 years old is affected by AMD and about half are genetic carriers of the disease.