MaterniT21 Plus

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For those who want comprehensive answers without the risks associated with prenatal invasive procedures, a solution is available with the MaterniT21 PLUS test. Pregnant women who would find value include:

  • Those seeking comprehensive information
  • Those considered high risk (35 years or older at time of delivery, or abnormal ultrasound findings, or family history)
  • Those with single or multiple gestations
  • Those who want detailed genetic information about rarer chromosomal disorders

Breadth of Content

This test, performed as early as week 10 in your pregnancy, provides a broad set of genetic information.

  • Trisomy 21 (Down syndrome)
  • Trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome)
  • Trisomy 13 (Patau syndrome)
  • Fetal gender
  • 45,X (Turner syndrome)
  • 47,XXY (Klinefelter syndrome)
  • 47,XXX (Triple X syndrome)
  • 47,XYY (XYY syndrome)
  • Trisomy 16
  • Trisomy 22
  • 22q (DiGeorge syndrome)
  • 5p (Cri-du-chat syndrome)
  • 1p36 deletion syndrome
  • 15q (Prader-Willi/Angelman syndromes)
  • 11q (Jacobsen syndrome)
  • 8q (Langer-Giedion syndrome)
  • 4p (Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome)

Clear, Direct Results

  • Positive or negative result for common fetal trisomies (21, 18, 13)
  • Additional findings for all other listed chromosomal abnormalities

Excellent Performance

  • Highly accurate for the broad array of information that this test offers
  • This test has a very low no-result rate (<1.5%) meaning you have less of a chance needing a retest

Condition

MaterniT21 PLUS test1,2,3,4

Number of samples identified

Trisomy 21 >99% (210 of 212)
Trisomy 18 >99% (59 of 59)
Trisomy 13 >91% (11 of 12)
Fetal gender >99% accuracy
Fetal sex aneuploidies >96% (25 of 26 combined)
Select microdeletions >94% (17 of 18)

Your health care provider (your doctor) will get your test results back in about 10 days from receipt of your sample to our laboratory.

Contact Details

Southern Africa

  • Inqaba Biotechnical Industries (Pty) Ltd.
  • PO Box 14356, Hatfield 0028
  • Pretoria, South Africa

  • Tel: +27 12 343 5829
  • Fax: +27 86 677 8409
  • E-mail: info@inqababiotec.co.za

East Africa

  • inqaba biotec East Africa Ltd.
  • PO Box 1846
  • Nairobi 00606, Kenya

  • Tel: +254 735 370 693
  • Fax: +27 86 677 8409
  • E-mail: info@inqababiotec.co.ke

West Africa

  • inqaba biotec West Africa Ltd.
  • PMB 5320, Oyo Road, Ibadan 200001
  • Oyo State, Nigeria

  • Tel: +‎234 805 882 7272
  • Fax: +27 86 677 8409
  • E-mail: info@inqababiotec.ng