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- (medicine) The provision of genetic testing and counseling services at a distance, over a computer network
2004, Jadranka Sertić, “Molecular Diagnostics: Quality Assurance Program in Genotyping. A Croatian Experience”, in Biochemia Medica, volume 14, page 98:
- Molecular analyses are performed according to the European recommendations for molecular diagnosis using classic and automated gene systems which in genetic counseling belong to telegenetics: they eliminate the element of distance and include patient database registration.