DNA testing that predicts diseases developed

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Apart from gene-linked diseases, it will also be able to predict general ailments, a step that enable people future-ready regarding their health.

An institute[..] has developed technology that it says can predict future ailments by analyzing a person's DNA. Apart from gene-linked diseases, it will also be able to predict general ailments, a step that enable people future-ready regarding their health.
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The technology, named Gomad (Genomics and Other Omix Technology for In-well Medical Decision), is expected to predict the kind of ailments a person is are likely to get, including high blood pressure, diabetes, liver disease, and other gene-linked diseases.

It will also be able to predict diseases/ailments of a foetus by analysing its DNA, including genetic disorders like asthma, diabetes, cleft palate, obesity, infertility and some cancers, as well. There are some disorders that are linked to Y chromosome and are passed on only if the father has the ailment, while those linked to the X chromosome linked are more dominant.
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