What is Vistara?
Vistara is a non-invasive prenatal test (NIPT) which screens cell-free DNA (cfDNA) for monogenic mutations. Vistara screens 30 genes involved in a number of severe diseases including: skeletal diseases, cardiovascular diseases and neurological diseases. Conditions screened by Vistara have a combined incidence of 1 in 600 – higher than that of Down syndrome.
Diseases meet at least one of the following criteria:
• Causes cognitive disabilities
• Requires surgical or medical interventions
• It affects the quality of life