Six Generations of Genetic Prion Disease Stopped with the Help of PGT

Six Generations of Genetic Prion Disease Stopped with the Help of PGT

For most of us, there is no single day that defines the course of our lives. No obvious line in the sand delineating the “before” from the “after.” For Amanda Kalinsky, however, there is most assuredly a day – April 22nd, 2009. It was the day she found out she...
What is Autosomal Dominant Inheritance?

What is Autosomal Dominant Inheritance?

Autosomal dominant is a pattern of inheritance. Genetic diseases are caused by gene changes, also called mutations or pathogenic variants that cause the gene not to work properly. We inherit two copies of each gene from our parents; one from our mothers and the other...

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