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The Journey of Newborn Screening: Inception to Conclusion

  • ICMR Task Force on Inherited Metabolic Disorders
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Acknowledgements

Writing Group: Dr. Seema Kapoor, Dr. Arun Singh. Steering Group: Late Dr. SS Aggarwal (Chairperson), Dr. I C Verma, Dr. Veena Kalra, Dr. Vasantha Muthuswamy and Dr. Vijay Kumar.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of Interest

None.

Source of Funding

Indian Council of Medical Research.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • ICMR Task Force on Inherited Metabolic Disorders
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Molecular and Clinical MedicineDundeeUK

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