What is Genetic Testing?

Every parent wants to give their child the best start in life, especially when it comes to their health. Whether you are pregnant or have recently given birth, our genetic testing kits offer the Vision and Outlook you need to prepare for their future.

Genetic testing involves studying a person’s DNA sample to indicate or rule out any genetic differences and abnormalities. By looking at changes in chromosomes, genes or proteins, these tests provide a reliable picture of future health.

Your genetic test options

Our two genetic tests are simple and easy to do. Both the Vision non-invasive prenatal test and Outlook newborn screening test require a small DNA sample. This sample has the power to identify a range of possible genetic disorders and conditions, from lactose intolerance to Down’s syndrome.

To ensure accuracy every time, we use a 24/7 specialist courier to transport all samples to our partner laboratory for processing and analysis.

VISION

DNA test on maternal blood sample

Test from 10 weeks into pregnancy

Check for conditions such as Down's syndrome, Edwards' syndrome and Patau's syndrome

Identify the sex of your baby

Four Vision package options

OUTLOOK

DNA test using mouth swab or on your cord blood sample

Simple home testing kit for your newborn

Screen your baby for their potential to develop Lactose intolerance, Coeliac disease, Bitter taste and more

Included in our Cord Blood Premium + package

Results within 21 days, posted directly to your home

When to take the Vision & Outlook tests