Study Name: Improving Prenatal Diagnosis for Brain Abnormalities

Principal Investigator: Neeta Vora, MD, University of North Carolina

Study coordinator: Kelly Gilmore, University of North Carolina,

Collaborating Investigator(s) Sought: No

Patients Sought:  Patients may be able to participate in this study if their pregnancy has a brain abnormality identified through second trimester fetal ultrasound. Both biological parents are required to provide a blood or saliva sample for sequencing alongside fetal DNA left over from an amniocentesis or CVS procedure. Please contact Ms. Gilmore for questions about eligibility.

Funding: Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)