Iowa Newborn Screening Program: Screening for SCID could save lives of newborns

The recent addition of SCID to the newborn screening panel in Iowa was featured in the Southwest Iowa News on November 4, 2012. Representatives of the Iowa Department of Public Health discuss the significance of screening for SCID.  Click on the link below to read the full article.

http://www.southwestiowanews.com/council_bluffs/news/new-screening-program-could-save-lives-of-newborns/article_34812fdc-2602-11e2-ae18-0019bb2963f4.html

To learn more about the IDF SCID Newborn Screening Campaign and how you can get involved in your own state, check out the IDF website! http://primaryimmune.org/patients-and-families/idf-scid-initiative/idf-scid-newborn-screening-campaign