If you wish to have Expanded
Newborn Screening, please make this known to your pediatrician
and the nurse in charge of the nursery.
If your birthing hospital
does not currently offer Expanded Newborn Screening, you
can contact us to obtain a screening kit to bring to the
hospital at the time of delivery.
After the Expanded Newborn
Screening sample is drawn, it will need two to four hours
to dry. It is important that you mail the newborn screening
sample to the laboratory as soon as possible.
to include: 1. Date of birth of your baby.
2. Date the sample was taken.
3. Name and phone number of your pediatrician.
15, 2006 – 2M
launches newborn screening services in Chennai. 2M’s
sales force in Chennai made up of experienced health care
professionals have started collecting samples from newborns
in Chennai, Trichy and Madurai.
6, 2006 – 2M
establishes Newborn screening collection centers in Chennai
and Mumbai. 2M today opened up offices in Chennai and Mumbai
to serve as collection centers for receiving samples from
medical practitioners and hospitals. Collection centers
are connected by Internet to 2M’s office in the USA.
10, 2006 -
2M Associates enters in to an exclusive agreement with University
of Colorado Health Sciences Center (UCHSC), Denver, Colorado
to offer Expanded Newborn Screening >>