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The sudden death of the combined first trimester aneuploidy screening, a single centre experience in Belgium

  • Jan Van Elslande , Nathalie Brison , Joris R. Vermeesch , Koenraad Devriendt , Kris Van Den Bogaert , Eric Legius , Marc Van Ranst , Pieter Vermeersch and Jaak Billen EMAIL logo

Funding source: KU Leuven

Award Identifier / Grant number: C1/018

Funding source: Horizon 2020 WIDENLIFE

Award Identifier / Grant number: 692065

Funding statement: The study was funded by the KU Leuven (C1/018) and the Horizon 2020 WIDENLIFE: 692065 to J.R.V.


We thank the team of the Centre for Human Genetics for the supplied data, as well as their efforts that helped write this article.

  1. Author contributions: All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this submitted manuscript and approved submission.

  2. Employment or leadership: PV is a senior clinical investigator of the Research Foundation-Flanders (FWO).

  3. Honorarium: None declared.

  4. Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.

  5. Authors’ conflict of interest disclosure: The authors stated that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this article.


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Received: 2019-02-27
Accepted: 2019-04-04
Published Online: 2019-05-21
Published in Print: 2019-10-25

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