Conquering Diseases

Genomic Testing For Nicu Patients With Unexplained Illness


Seeking infants admitted to the NICU with an unexplained likely genomic illness for a study of the benefit of genomic testing on their care.


Participants in this study will have genomic sequencing for 73 genes known to cause medical issues completed on both the newborn and one of their parents.

What we're hoping for

We are studying hot to improve medical practice and patient care for newborns who have an unexplained, but likely genetic illness.

Additional Information Identifier: NCT05205356

 Principal Investigator

Lawrence  Rhein, MD, MPH

UMass Memorial Health

 Study Contact

Lindsey  Simoncini



UMMH Memorial Campus

281 Lincoln St. 

Worcester,MA 01605