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Jan 21, 2022

SMA NBS Alliance Webinar on Newborn Screening Techniques for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

The European Alliance for Newborn Screening in SMA organized a webinar for SMA Europe members on 18 January 2022. The topic of newborn screening techniques for SMA was covered from a variety of viewpoints.

Speakers included:

Marie-Christine Ouillade – SMA Europe, Chair of SMA NBS Alliance Steering Committee

Introduction to the SMA Newborn screening process and screening techniques overall

Dr. Raquel Yahyaoui – Clinical Biochemistry Specialist. Clinical Laboratory and Newborn Screening Center of Eastern Andalucia, IBIMA

CHU Liège - Dr. Francois Boemer


PerkinElmer - Tehri Helenius, Global Product Manager

LaCAR MDX Technologies - Liselot Detemmerman, R&D Manager

ImmunoIVD - Frida Oliv, Head of Sales and Marketing