Definitions for "Carrier Testing"
Genetic testing to find out whether a person with no symptoms of a condition 'carries' a copy of a faulty gene which could be passed on to offspring. search for Carrier testing
Tests to find out if a person who does not show symptoms of a condition nevertheless carries the gene and could pass it on to his or her children.
Testing an individual who is at risk due to a family history to determine if he or she is a carrier of a mutated or faulty gene for a particular disorder.