Rivka Sukenik-Halevy

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Compliance for genetic screening in the Arab population in Israel
    Rivka Sukenik-Halevy
    Genetics Institute, Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:538-42. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Large-scale population carrier screening for spinal muscular atrophy in Israel--effect of ethnicity on the false-negative rate
    Rivka Sukenik-Halevy
    Rabin Medical Center, Recanati Institute of Medical Genetics, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 14:319-24. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Compliance for genetic screening in the Arab population in Israel
    Rivka Sukenik-Halevy
    Genetics Institute, Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:538-42. 2012
    ..Since 2008, screening for CF is provided free of charge, but for FRAX and SMA the screening is privately funded with partial coverage by complementary health insurance programs...
  2. doi request reprint Large-scale population carrier screening for spinal muscular atrophy in Israel--effect of ethnicity on the false-negative rate
    Rivka Sukenik-Halevy
    Rabin Medical Center, Recanati Institute of Medical Genetics, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 14:319-24. 2010
    ..There is, therefore, a higher prevalence of false negative results in some ethnic groups. The discrepancy between the rates of deletions versus duplications can be explained by the genetic disadvantage of deletions...