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Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT)

Improve Your IVF Success with PGT by PsiGenex

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Types of Preimplantation Genetic Testing


Screens for the presence of all 46 chromosomes

Learn More About PGT-A


Screens for single gene conditions

Learn More About PGT-M

(Structural Rearrangements)

Screens for chromosomal rearrangements

Learn More About PGT-SR

The Benefits of PGT Testing

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Decreasing the chance of having a child with a chromosomal disorder.

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Reducing miscarriage rate.

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Increasing implantation & pregnancy rates as well as the chance of a live birth.

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Reducing the time to pregnancy.

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Reducing the cost and anxiety from repeated IVF cycles.


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What is PGT-A?

PGT-A is a genetic test that evaluates embryos created during your IVF cycle for extra or missing chromosomes, also known as aneuploidy. Embryos with aneuploidy are less likely to result in a successful pregnancy because they have an increased chance of resulting in miscarriage or a baby born with a genetic disorder, such as Down syndrome. By determining the number of chromosomes, PGT-A allows for the selection and transfer of embryos with the correct number of chromosomes, known as euploid embryos, which are most likely to result in a successful pregnancy and healthy outcome.

Is PGT-A Right for Me?

PGT-A is useful for all patients undergoing IVF treatment, especially if you are:

  • A couple with a history of multiple miscarriages.
  • A woman over 35 years of age.
  • A couple with a history of IVF failure.
  • A male partner with severe infertility.
  • A couple with a history of a previous pregnancy or an offspring with chromosomal abnormalities.
  • A couple who prefers gender selection.


What is PGT-M?

If you know that you are at risk of having a child with a monogenic or single gene genetic disorder, typically from either having a personal or family history of that condition or having positive carrier screening results, PGT-M can help.

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Is PGT-M Right for Me?

You may wish to consider PGT-M if:

  • You are a carrier of an X-linked condition such as Fragile X
  • You and your reproductive partner are carriers of an autosomal recessive condition such as Cystic Fibrosis
  • You or your reproductive partner have a cancer-cause gene mutation such as a BRCA mutation
  • You or your reproductive partner have an autosomal dominant condition such as Huntington’s Disease
  • You have had a previous pregnancy or child with a single gene disorder


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What is PGT-SR?

Carriers of balanced chromosomal rearrangements are typically healthy, but are at risk of having unsuccessful pregnancies or children with genetic disorders. PGT-SR can help. Often people who have had recurrent miscarriages, a previous pregnancy or child with chromosomal rearrangement, or a general infertility workup would have their chromosomes analyzed.

Is PGT-SR Right for Me?

If that testing has revealed that you carry the following, PGT-SR might be right for you.

  • Translocations
  • Inversions
  • Deletions
  • Duplications
  • Insertions

The PsiGenex Advantage

PsiGenex is a premier laboratory that brings together industry leading expertise with state-of-the-art technologies to provide unparalleled precision testing to our clinicians and their patients.

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Actionable Reporting

With vast coverage of medically relevant genes and high sensitivity achieved through Next Generation Sequencing, our tests provide reports that allow patients to take action for their health.

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Industry Leading Turnaround Time

Results this important can’t wait. We are committed to providing most test results in under a week.

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Compassionate Billing

Our billing team works with every patient to ensure they have access to premium comprehensive genetic testing, regardless of insurance coverage.

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Accessible Medical Team

In an effort to help navigate the complexities of genetic testing, we provide complimentary genetic counseling services and are here to answer any questions about our testing process.