Interview 23 – Screening for sickle cell and beta thalassaemia

Couple knew before marriage they were beta thalassaemia carriers. His sister and two brothers died of beta thalassaemia major. They have tried pre-implantation genetic diagnosis to conceive a baby unaffected by the condition, so far without success. Video and audio clips read by actors.

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For them pre-implantation genetic diagnosis is compatible with their Christian beliefs, though the Catholic Church might not agree. (Read by actors.)

Gender Male