Karyotype is a Cytogenetic test to screen and evaluate the size, shape, and number of chromosomes in a sample of blood from a vein or sample from a fetus(amniotic fluid,CVS). Extra or missing chromosomes, or abnormal positions of chromosome pieces can cause problems with a person's growth, development, and body functions.It is also called traditional chromosomal analysis,Cytogenetic analysis or Karyotyping.
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Sanger sequencing remains widely used in the sequencing field due to its several prominent advantages.